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THE DELEGATION is a three-part series produced by KCTS 9. Each episode takes an in-depth look at Washington state’s U.S. congressional delegation.
Premiering on TV Feb 11 7:30p.

EPISODE 1: The Senators   |  Airs on KCTS 9 Television on Feb 11 7:30p   |  Watch Online Now

  • Episode 1: The Senators
    Senators Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell share their successes, how gender unites them, and the challenges women still face in the halls of our Capitol.
     

  • Web Extra: What to do in Syria?
    Senators Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell discuss how they would have voted on the issue of using U.S. military force in Syria, and how lessons learned from the Iraq War influenced their thinking.

  • Web Extra: Dreamers
    Senators Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell talk about creating a path to citizenship for so-called “Dreamers”—the children of immigrants brought to the U.S.—and why immigration reform is so important for Washington state and the country.

  • Web Extra: Small Business
    Senator Maria Cantwell talks about becoming the new Chair of the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, and what she hopes to accomplish for small businesses in Washington.

  • Web Extra: What do Senators do for Fun?
    Senators Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell talk about how they enjoy themselves, including bragging about the Seahawks to the rest of the Senate. (Note: This episode was recorded one day after the Seahawks won the NFC Championship.)

THE DELEGATION

  • Adam Smith
    (D)-WA 9th Congressional District
    Began serving:
    Committees & Leadership:
    •   Ranking Member, House Armed Services Committtee
    http://adamsmith.house.gov/ x


  • Cathy McMorris Rodgers
    (D)-WA 5th Congressional District
    Began serving: 2005


    Committees & Leadership:
    •   House Energy and Commerce Committee
    •   Chairman, House Republican Conference
    •   Co-Chair, Down Syndrome Caucus
    •   Co-Chair, Military Family Caucus
    •   Co-Chair, Lumber Caucus
    •   Co-Chair, Neuroscience Caucus
    •   Co-Chair, Rural Health Coalition Caucus
    http://mcmorris.house.gov x


  • Dave Reichert
    (D)-WA 8th Congressional District
    Began serving: 2005


    Committees & Leadership:
    •   House Ways and Means Committee
    •   Co-Chair, Congressional Soccer Caucus
    •   Co-Chair, Congressional Global Health Caucus
    •   Co-Chair, Congressional Task Force on Childhood Obesity
    http://reichert.house.gov x

  • Denny Heck
    (D)-WA 10th Congressional District
    Began serving: 2013
    Committees & Leadership:
    •   House Financial Services Committee
    http://dennyheck.house.gov x

  • Derek Kilmer
    (D)-WA 6th Congressional District
    Began serving: 2013
    Committees & Leadership:
    •   House Armed Services Committee
    •   House Science, Space and Technology Committee
    http://kilmer.house.gov x


  • Doc Hastings
    (D)-WA 4th Congressional District
    Began serving: 1995


    Committees & Leadership:
    •   Chairman, House Natural Resources Committee
    •   Chairman, House Nuclear Clean-Up Caucus
    •   Co-Chair, Northwest Energy Caucus
    http://hastings.house.gov/ x


  • Jaime Herrera Beutler
    (D)-WA 3rd Congressional District
    Began serving:2011


    Committees & Leadership:
    •   House Appropriations Committee
    •   House Small Business Committee
    •   Chair, Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues
    http://herrerabeutler.house.gov x


  • Jim McDermott
    (D)-WA 7th Congressional District
    Began serving: 1989


    Committees & Leadership:
    •   Senior Member, House Ways and Means Committee
    •   Senior Member, House Budget Committee
    http://mcdermott.house.gov x


  • Maria Cantwell
    (D)-Washington
    Began serving: 2001


    Committees & Leadership:
    •   Chairwoman, Senate Indian Affairs Committee
    •   Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee
    •   Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee
    •   Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee
    •   Senate Finance Committee
    http://www.cantwell.senate.gov x


  • Patty Murray
    (D)-Washington
    Began serving: 1993


    Committees & Leadership:
    •   Chairwoman, Senate Budget Committee
    •   Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee
    •   Senate Appropriations Committee
    •   Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee
    •   Senate Rules and Administration Committee
    •   Conference Secretary, Democratic Leadership
    http://www.murray.senate.gov x


  • Rick Larsen
    (D)-WA 2nd Congressional District
    Began serving: 2001


    Committees & Leadership:
    •   House Armed Services Committee
    •   House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee
    •   Co-Chair, U.S.-China Working Group
    •   Co-Chair, Congressional Methamphetamine Caucus
    http://larsen.house.gov x

  • Suzan DelBene
    (D)-WA 1st Congressional District
    Began serving: 2012
    Committees & Leadership:
    •   House Judiciary Committee
    •   House Agriculture Committee
    http://delbene.house.gov/ x

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