Courtesy of Congressman Jim McDermott
Congressman Jim McDermott visited White Center's DubSea Coffee Saturday, May 19 at 10 am to talk about issues with local people in White Center.

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Congressman Jim McDermott (D-WA) held a “Coffee with your Congressman” event in the White Center neighborhood at DubSea Coffee 9910 8th Ave. s.w. on Saturday, May 19, 2012, at 10:00 A.M. It was the latest in a series of events that the Congressman is hosting throughout Washington’s 7th Congressional District.

The event was well attended with approximately 45 people in the room with questions for the congressman.

The 2010 health care law was a major topic of discussion with people questioning whether it will be upheld or struck down by the Supreme Court; Also on people's minds was the upcoming elections and the role of Super PACs; and, the economy and the ongoing housing situation.

There was also discussion about the industrial farming system and concerns over the growth of diabetes in America.

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