• 7th Congressional District debate among candidates wanting to replace Rep. McDermott


    After representing the 7th Congressional District for 28 years, long-time democratic Rep. Jim McDermott is retiring.

    We are streaming the debate between potential candidates who want to represent one of the most liberal congressional districts in the nation.  

    Watch the debate below: 


    Congressional District candidates Pramila Jayapal, Joe McDermott and Brady Walkinshaw will participate.
    Local veteran political reporters, including KIRO 7 News’ own Essex Porter, will moderate this debate.

    You can join the conversation on Twitter with #waelex. 

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