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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

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 03/12/2015

Article

"Hypocrisy" and "Offensive Beliefs": Charges Fly in 1st District Race

The race for northwest Washington's congressional seat gets messy.

  • By Casey Jaywork
  • Published 09/09/2014

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Podlodowski "On Leave"

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring shakeup at the mayor's office?, campaign finance reform on the ballot, and a school downtown.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 04/04/2014

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: The Problem Surfaced on the Left and the Right

Caffeinated news and gossip featuring secret donations, regulations, inaugurations, and Boeing.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 01/06/2014

Article

Candidate Cash Flow

A guide to who's getting and spending in the Seattle mayor's race.

  • Published 06/14/2013

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Coming Through the August Primary

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring polling, taxing, messaging, and funding.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 06/04/2013

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: 46th District Endorses Murray, Steinbrueck

Caffeinated News and Gossip featuring: mayor's race endorsements, city council proposals, Olympia rumors, and bikes.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 05/17/2013

City Hall

Council Members Squirrel Away Funds in Anticipation of New Campaign-Finance Restrictions

In anticipation of new restrictions on campaign fundraising, city council members squirrel away money for 2015 just before a critical deadline.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 12/12/2012

City Hall

Council Committee Passes Amended Election Reform Legislation

A city council committee passes an amended version of Mike O'Brien's campaign finance legislation.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 09/19/2012

City Hall

"I Don't Think A Case Has Been Made for This Legislation."

City council members aren't fans of their colleague Mike O'Brien's proposed campaign-finance reforms.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 09/05/2012

On Other Blogs

On Other Blogs Today: Pizza, Pierce County, Pussy Riot, and More

Our daily roundup.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 08/27/2012

City Hall

Council Members Skeptical of O'Brien's Campaign Finance Proposal

City council members take up Mike O'Brien's campaign-finance reform proposal.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 08/15/2012

City Hall

Council Committee Takes Up O'Brien's Campaign Finance Proposals

The city council takes up a proposal by council member Mike O'Brien to place time limits on fundraising and prohibit candidates from carrying surplus funds over from campaign to campaign.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 08/15/2012

City Hall

O'Brien's Election Reforms No Sure Thing

City Council member Mike O'Brien's campaign finance reform proposal faces hurdles.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/27/2012

City Hall

Panel Places New Restrictions on City Campaign Finance

A new interpretation of city campaign-finance law will restrict the amount candidates can raise from some donors for their reelection campaigns. Image via fitsnews.com.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/05/2012

News

Campaign Finance Update

Local May campaign finance reports are rolling in.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 06/08/2011

This Washington

Incumbent Democrat Steps Up Fundraising in Hot Eastside State Senate Race

  • By Camden Swita
  • Published 05/13/2010

Morning Fizz

The Democrats on the House Side Bucked Their Senate Cohorts

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 02/17/2010

That Washington

U.S. Supreme Court Ruling Has No Impact on Washington State Races. Corporations Already Unrestricted Here.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/25/2010

City Hall

New Report Shows Influence of Money Declined in Council Elections

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 01/21/2010
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