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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

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Deputy Mayor Joncas Gets New Job Description in Latest Murray Office Shuffle

FAS director stepping into mayor's office to take on oversight of city departments.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/28/2016

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New Council Proposal Would Ban Future Airbnb Hosts from Renting at Secondary Properties

Burgess scraps cap for outright ban on new Airbnb hosts in secondary market.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/19/2016

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Uh-Oh, City Planners Are Challenging Seattle Neighborhood Traditions Again

Saying they don't match the city's changing demographics, Department of Neighborhoods memo questions reliance on District Councils.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 06/02/2016

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Transgender Candidate Danni Askini Drops Out of State House Race

Candidate, who could have been Washington state's first transgender state representative, turns focus to fighting bathroom initiative.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 05/13/2016

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Hansen's Arena Site Appeared on List of Potential New Port Headquarters

Port documents show their SoDo property assessment included Hansen site.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 05/12/2016

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Sound Transit Voters Prefer Park and Rides Over Bike and Pedestrian Access

Poll finds strong support for park and rides at light rail expansions.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 05/06/2016

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Vance's Political Consultant Is Trump Delegate and Staffer

GOP U.S. senate candidate distanced himself from Trump today, but his main consultant is all in for Trump.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 05/05/2016

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You Say McDermott, I Say McDermott: Pollsters Claim Joe McDermott's Winning Numbers Aren't Sign of Voter Confusion

According to his pollsters, Joe McDermott's lead increases when voters know he's not Jim McDermott.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 05/04/2016

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Pro Choice Group Gets Tough with Democrats

With its nuanced legislative report card, NARAL ends era of grade inflation for status quo Democrats.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/28/2016

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Council Member Juarez Sends Letter to Sound Transit Pressing for 130th Street Station

Sound Tranist CEO Rogoff has nothing but bad news for North Seattle council member Juarez.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/15/2016

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Smith Defends Clinton Endorsement

Southeast Seattle congressman pressed by voters about his Clinton endorsement.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/13/2016

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Southeast Seattle Democrats Withhold Early Endorsement from Incumbent Inslee

Ornery Democrats not kind to Governor Inslee nor Patty Murray.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/12/2016

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Sound Transit Plan Reins in Parking Costs

$1 billion earmark for parking spaces cut in half.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 03/31/2016

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Inslee Threatens Mass Veto Unless Legislature Resolves Budget Standoff and Avoids Another Special Session

Inslee frustrated with legislature's slow pace as Democrats dig in and criticize tax breaks.

  • By John Stang
  • Published 03/07/2016

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Attempt to Repeal Transgender Rights Fails in Republican Senate

Three Republican senators from Seattle's eastside suburbs vote with Democrats against bathroom bill.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/10/2016

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On Homelessness, Sawant Likens Council Colleagues to Olympia Republicans

Sawant warns council not to throw stones from glass houses.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/08/2016

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Republican Senate Fires State Transportation Director Lynn Peterson

Democrats accuse GOP of election year move for surprise firing.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/05/2016

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GOP Double Play Threatens Environmental Safeguards, Democrats Say

Under Republican control, senate committees pass bills to scale back oversight.

  • By John Stang
  • Published 02/03/2016

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Caucus Diaries: A Clinton Volunteer Debriefs After Iowa

Whether you like it or not, Hillary won.

  • By Jason Bennett
  • Published 02/02/2016
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