It's increasingly clear to me that we were led into a war without any justification whatsoeverCongressman joins call to impeach Bush Sep 11, 2008
Although a sharply divided court ultimately favored Mr. Boehner in his legal battle, the First Amendment won the war, because this case articulated and affirmed the right of journalists and others to publish truthful information without fear of reprisalBoehner awarded $1.1 million in tape case Apr 02, 2008
I knew when I asked the Supreme Court to review this case that the odds were against me, since the court accepts only a small fraction of the cases submittedHigh court ducks McDermott case Dec 03, 2007
America must stand by our soldiers by ensuring that every soldier has access to post-traumatic stress disorder counseling and servicesVietnam vet still barefoot for troops Sep 19, 2006
I don't know that it was definitely planned on this weekend, but I know they've been in contact with people all along who knew basically where he wasDemocrat says Saddam capture staged Dec 17, 2003
James Adelbert "Jim" McDermott (born December 28, 1936) is the U.S. Representative for Washington's 7th congressional district, serving since 1989. He is a member of the Democratic Party.
The District includes most of Seattle and Vashon Island, and portions of Shoreline, Lake Forest Park, Tukwila, SeaTac, and Burien.
He serves on the House Ways and Means Committee and is a member of the House Progressive Caucus. He has consistently received strong support from his district, taking 84% of the popular vote in 2008, easily winning against Republican challenger Steve Beren.