1. Sam Taylor at the Bellingham Herald's Politics Blog covers some PolitiFact findings: first, Republican claims that Wall Street Reform actually creates a bailout culture are false, and second, Democratic claims that it ends all future bailouts are barely true.

2. Jordan Schrader at the Tacoma News Tribune's Political Buzz covers speculation about the finalists for Race to the Top money from the feds. Apparently, one pundit doesn't think Washington will make the cut.

3. Schmudget (that's Yiddish for budget) unpackages I-1100 and I-1105 the lcompeting liquor privatization initiatives