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Morning Fizz

Once Again, Democrats Will Turn to Courts to Challenge Successful Eyman Initiative

Facing a choice between $8 billion in cuts or a two-thirds rule on raising taxes, state Democrats look to legally challenge I-1366.

  • By Josh Kelety
  • Published 11/11/2015

Morning Fizz

Hippie vs. Hippie in Seattle; Democrat vs. Democrat in Olympia

Caffeinated news featuring a debate about the environment and a debate about transportation.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/20/2015

Morning Fizz

A Bipartisan Constitutional Amendment to Change the Initiative Process

Caffeinated news featuring constitutional amendments, Obamacare, and Bertha.

  • Published 01/22/2015

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: "The Troubling Part Is..."

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring pranksters, withdrawals, and splits.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 03/05/2014

Afternoon Jolt

Afternoon Jolt: The Stick-it-to-Medina Provision

THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED: Sen. Jamie Pedersen's gotcha amendment.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 03/04/2014

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: The Adults in the Room

Caffeinated news and gossip featuring garbage, Macklemore, loopholes, and emails.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 02/26/2014

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Gay is Passé

Caffeinated news and gossip featuring appointments, districts, and party chairs.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 12/04/2013

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Catching Up With Changing Demographics

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring the race to be the new state rep from the 43rd and the new Democratic Party chair.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 11/27/2013

This Washington

Tuesday Jolt: Seattle House Delegation Adds Protect Seattle Clause to Transportation Budget

Rep. Jamie Pedersen adds Seattle 520 funding requirement to transportation budget.

  • By Afternoon Jolt
  • Published 04/16/2013

Afternoon Jolt

Tuesday Jolt: Gun Control Legislation Doesn't Have Enough Votes Sponsor Concedes

Rep. Pedersen: Universal Background Checks are "Too big of a stretch this year."

  • By Afternoon Jolt
  • Published 03/12/2013

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: More Collaboration and Willingness

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: money, guns, new leaders, and civil liberties.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 03/12/2013

This Washington

Overwhelming Public Support May Not Be Enough for Gun Control Bill

Sponsor says off-the-charts polling numbers don't help.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 03/06/2013

Afternoon Jolt

Tuesday Jolt: Gun Control, SPD Reform

The day's winners and losers.

  • By Afternoon Jolt
  • Published 03/05/2013

One Question

One Question About Rep. Pedersen's Big Gun Control Win

The conservative house, not the MCC senate, is going to be the problem on gun control.

  • By Carryn Vande Griend
  • Published 02/21/2013

This Washington

Capitol Newsmaker, Week 3: Jamie Pedersen

Every Week of the 2013 Legislative Session, Niki Reading picks the lawmaker who's at the center of the action.

  • By Niki Reading
  • Published 02/01/2013

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Bivariate Ecological Regression

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: math, candidates, protests, hearings, and amusements.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 01/31/2013

One Question

One Question About Gun Control

The state legislature is not likely to close the gun show loophole.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/03/2013

Morning Fizz

One of the Worst Mistakes I Ever Made

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: Sylvester Cann's police record; Inslee's lead; Fuse's annual awards; and bolds!

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 10/02/2012

On Other Blogs

On Other Blogs: The City Budget, the County Budget, Carmageddon, Brad Owen, and More

Our daily roundup.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 09/24/2012

Jolt

Compromise 520 Bill Passes House Transpo Committee

The day's winners and losers (with an honorable mention to Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon). Image via WSDOT.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/24/2012
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