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Morning Fizz

Gov. Inslee Delivers Populist State of the State Speech

Caffeinated News featuring Gov. Inslee's class conscious State of the State speech.

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Anti-Density Group Invites Pollet to Speak

State Rep. Gerry Pollet, who's rumored to be mulling a run for city council, speaks this week to an anti-density group about his legislation requiring notice for single-family infill development.

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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: A Poison Pill

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring crime stats, coal legislation, and little known aspects.

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Isn't It Weird That ...

Some weird things we noticed about: budget votes, coal votes, and lawsuits.

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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Thank You for Your Consideration of These Requests

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring budget requests, legislative firsts, and emails.

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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: The Cost of These Preferences Greatly Exceeds the Estimated Benefits

Caffeinated News and Gossip featuring higher ed funding, tax breaks, post-sequester deficits, and recidivism.

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This Washington

Extra Fizz: Seattle, State Settle Towing Debate

The city of Seattle and the state come to an agreement on towing rates.

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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: To Be Candid

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring the streetcar, towing fees, and hot water.

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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: But of Course Peter Steinbrueck Is Here

Caffeinated news and gossip featuring: Republicans push new rules; Steinbrueck breaks the rules; more Sims rumors; towing legislation; and probationary periods.

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Morning Fizz

Piling On

Caffeinated News and Gossip featuring: Port conflicts, soirees for choice, Microsoft's dirty server farms, and a history lesson for Tim Eyman.

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City Hall

One Question for State Rep. Gerry Pollet

One question about towing for state representative Gerry Pollet.

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Morning Fizz

An Impromptu Vote Over Beers

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: a Port of Seattle study?; a SonicsGate endorsement; towing legislation; and more.

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Morning Fizz

Another Factoid About the Proposed Arena Deal

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: arena zoning; arena bonding; and arena financial risks; plus—Steve Hobbs, Suzan DelBene, Gerry Pollet, and Steve Strachan.

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Morning Fizz

Capsized Conventional Wisdom

Thursday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip.

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This Washington

Towing Bill Dead for Now Sponsor Says

Rep. Gerry Pollet (D-46, Seattle) is frustrated that talks have stalled over towing bill.

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Morning Fizz


Monday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip.

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This Washington

Bill Would Limit Towing Fees

North Seattle state Rep. Gerry Pollet has proposed legislation that would limit fees charged by towing companies.

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Morning Fizz

Nervous About Rumors

Monday Edition. Caffeinated news and gossip featuring: bond measures, reforms, endorsements, and appointments.

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Monday Jolt: State Rep. Gerry Pollet

The day's winners and losers.

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This Washington

County Committee Votes to Appoint Pollet to State House

Despite rumors of last-minute lobbying, the King County Council appeared poised this morning to appoint Hanford activist Gerry Pollet to the state senate seat formerly held by Scott White, who died suddenly in October.

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