Date & Category
Thumbnail for - One Question for Sen. Rodney Tom
Why doesn't Democratic Sen. Rodney Tom think the Democrats should govern?
Thumbnail for - Optimistic Inslee Names Transition Team
This Washington
Inslee puts Microsoft exec and education professionals on transition team, is shy on specifics about upcoming budget problems.
Nov 14, 2012, 1:35pm | 7 comments
Thumbnail for - One Question for the House Republicans
This Washington
The Democratic house transportation chair told us she was thinking of lifting the cap on tunnel spending. Does her Republican counterpart agree? And what does this all mean for Seattle and Mike...
Sep 28, 2012, 12:00pm | 8 comments
Thumbnail for - GOP Senate Candidate Fails to Win Restraining Order Against Ex-Employee
This Washington
State Senate candidate Brad Toft fails to win a protective restraining order against an ex-employee who previously accused him of swinging a baseball bat at her head.
Sep 28, 2012, 12:00pm | 3 comments
Thumbnail for - State Transportation Chair: State Could Lift Spending Cap on Tunnel
This Washington
The state house transportation chair says she doesn't support the idea of funding the new tunnel with tolls from drivers who don't use the tunnel, but concedes that the state's ultimate commitment...
Sep 26, 2012, 12:00pm | 15 comments
Thumbnail for - One Potential Solution to Tunnel Tolling Shortfall: Toll Non-Tunnel Users?
This Washington
One potential solution for the state's tunnel tolling shortfall: Toll drivers before they reach the tunnel, even if they don't use the tunnel itself. Image of viaduct construction via WSDOT.
Sep 26, 2012, 12:00pm | 49 comments
Thumbnail for - Tuesday Jolt: Two-Thirds Rule Debated in Supreme Court
This Washington
The days winners and losers.
Sep 25, 2012, 12:00pm | 19 comments
Thumbnail for - State Tolling Scenarios Leave Tunnel Budget Shortfall
This Washington
A state committee's new Alaskan Way tunnel tolling scenarios cast serious doubt on the state's ability to raise the $200 million it has pledged to pay toward the tunnel.
Sep 20, 2012, 12:00pm | 36 comments
Thumbnail for - Tacoma Says It, Too, Will Lose Under Business-Sanctioned Tax Consolidation Proposal
This Washington
The city of Tacoma says that it, like Seattle, stands to lose millions under a proposal to consolidate local business and occupation tax collection at the state level, but the Association of...
Aug 31, 2012, 12:00pm | 2 comments
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