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Afternoon Jolt

Thursday Jolt: Citizens United, Prostitution, and Abortion

A survey of this week's action and nonaction in the state legislature

  • 03/12/2015
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Afternoon Jolt

Thursday Jolt: Fighting the Minimum Wage and Fighting Abortion Rights

The day's winners and losers.

  • 06/26/2014
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Tragicomic Coincidence

Caffeinated news and gossip featuring Democrats fighting sprawl; Republicans fighting abortion; Democrats against tax loopholes; and wait, Republicans for raising taxes?

  • 02/06/2014
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This Washington

State House Democrats Move Reproductive Parity Act Forward (Again)

Seattle Rep. Eileen Cody moves her pro-choice bill through her health care committee. And I come out against football taxes.

  • 01/23/2014
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This Washington

Pro-Choice Students Meet with Sen. Tom, Press Him on RPA

Planned Parenthood Teen Council members hit Olympia.

  • 01/21/2014
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Leaving $680 Million in Tax Breaks on the Books

Caffeinated News & Gossip.

  • 08/22/2013
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: A Negative Piece of Pie

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: demonizing, undermining, and perplexing.

  • 01/22/2013
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This Washington

Hobbs, Litzow to Reintroduce Reproductive Parity Act

Republican Steve Litzow joins Democrat Steve Hobbs in reintroducing legislation that would require insurers that cover maternity care to also cover abortions.

  • 01/09/2013
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Afternoon Jolt

Thursday Jolt: Fuse vs. Koster; Inslee vs. McKenna

The day's winners and losers.

  • 11/01/2012
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On Other Blogs

On Other Blogs Today: The Mercer Mess, the DNC, and the Governor's Race

Our daily roundup.

  • 09/04/2012
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On Other Blogs

On Other Blogs: Medicare, Green Buildings, Immigration, and More

Our daily roundup.

  • 08/24/2012
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On Other Blogs

On Other Blogs Today: Livability, the Gov's Race, Akin, and More

Our daily roundup.

  • 08/22/2012
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News Council Rules Against KUOW on Crisis Pregnancy Center Story

A media watchdog group rules that local public-radio station KUOW erred when it failed to contact an anti-abortion group for a story about crisis pregnancy centers.

  • 04/06/2012
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The C is for Crank

What Does Abortion Have to Do With the King County Sheriff's Office? Plenty.

No, the King County sheriff doesn't make laws governing abortion or women's rights. But that doesn't mean his views on those subjects are irrelevant.

  • 04/03/2012
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New King County Sheriff Sponsored Anti-Choice Bills

As a Republican state legislator in Minnesota, King County's new sheriff, Steve Strachan, sponsored bills putting new hurdles in the way of women seeking abortions.

  • 04/02/2012
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That Washington

New King County Sheriff: My Position on Abortion Has Evolved

The new King County sheriff, who supported anti-abortion bills as a Republican state legislator in Minnesota, says his views on choice have "evolved."

  • 04/02/2012
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The C is for Crank

Oklahoma Abortion Law Struck Down Over First Amendment Concerns

As proposals to legislate against abortion falter all across the country, a judge strikes down an Oklahoma anti-abortion law on First Amendment grounds.

  • 03/29/2012
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A Letter to Obama: Please Don't Take the Ladies for Granted

President Obama assumes he'll get the women's vote, but won't speak up for their basic health-care requirements.

  • 03/14/2012
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Dispatches From the War On Women

This week in the war on women.

  • 02/22/2012
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The Arguments Against the Reproductive Parity Bill

The anti-abortion contingent speaks out against the state reproductive parity act.

  • 02/17/2012
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