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Morning Fizz

Social Justice, Environmental, and Labor Coalition Signs Voters' Guide Con Statement on Carbon Tax Initiative

The housing crisis, the environmental crisis, and the homelessness crisis.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/23/2016

Morning Fizz

Herbold Looking at New Business Tax Recommendation

Trumpism in Seattle? And city hall looking at new taxes on businesses?

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/22/2016

Morning Fizz

Demolition Data Disputes Liberal Narrative

Transit-oriented development, lacking development, biking development, and myths about development.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/19/2016

Morning Fizz

Candidates Spar Over Environment and Minimum Wage at First Gubernatorial Debate

Bryant uses standard Rossi line against Inslee.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/18/2016

Morning Fizz

Poll: Inslee Leads GOP Opponent Bryant by Double Digits

Bryant faces Trump conundrum as Inslee leads by 12 points.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/17/2016

Guest Opinion

Sound Transit Taxing Authority Does Not Poach Education Dollars

The property tax portion of ST3 is not part of the state's education fund.

  • By Joe Fitzgibbon
  • Published 08/16/2016

Morning Fizz

Black Lives Matter Condemns New Police Precinct at Tense Council Hearing

Council votes 7-1 to move ahead with new north Seattle precinct over objections and boos from crowd.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/16/2016

Morning Fizz

Smith Endorses Jayapal, Carlyle Doubles Down on Light Rail Financing Concerns

Jayapal nets major endorsement.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/15/2016

Morning Fizz

Sound Transit Committee Approves Northgate Parking Garage

Seattle City Council member Rob Johnson raises questions about need for parking.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/12/2016

Guest Opinion

Sound Transit Financing Plan Jeopardizes Education Funding

The ST3 financing package consumes the oxygen in the room for virtually all other public services at all levels of government for years to come.

  • By Reuven Carlyle
  • Published 08/11/2016

Morning Fizz

A Tale of Two Cities: Dueling Urbanist Thinkers Address Seattle's Affordability Crisis

With contrasting views, local writers in deep conversation about development and displacement.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/11/2016

Guest Opinion

But Is the City Getting the Right Stuff Done?

The city has racked up a long list of accomplishments recently, are they good policy?

  • By Roger Valdez
  • Published 08/10/2016

Morning Fizz

Freshman Council Member Herbold Emerges in Year One as Driving Force

Hey Ed Murray, never mind Lorena González, Mike O'Brien, or Kshama Sawant, District One's Herbold is ascendant.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/10/2016

Afternoon Editorial

In Defense of Getting S— Done

Mayor and council challenge "Seattle Process."

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/09/2016

Morning Fizz

Is the King County Council Relevant?

Questions about the King County Council, the Seattle Times, and landlords.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/09/2016

Morning Fizz

The Latest Results and the Latest Proposal

Democrats in the suburbs, Devil's in the details, questions about the polling, and no comment from the Times.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/08/2016

Morning Fizz

Good News for Walkinshaw in Seattle, Bad Signs for Republicans in Seattle Suburbs

Democrat Wellman in near tie with Republican incumbent Litzow.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/05/2016

Afternoon Jolt

Seattle Times Publisher Pitched a $290,000 Promo to the Port While the Paper Was Editorializing Against SoDo Arena

As the Times was making the Port of Seattle's case against the SoDo arena, it was simultaneously proposing a newspaper promo.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/04/2016

Morning Fizz

Walkinshaw Edges Ahead of Joe McDermott, The Year of the Woman, and The Stranger Gets Murray's Back

More election numbers and analysis and more from the NIMBY wars.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/04/2016

Afternoon Editorial

Just How Silly Has Seattle's Lefty Rhetoric Become?

Public testimony at yesterday's council hearing was out of sync with reality.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/03/2016
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