Seattle Film

The Future of Washington Film Is in the Legislature’s Hands

Senate Bill 6027 would not only bring more productions here but also keep local ones from leaving.

04/10/2015 By Bernard Ellouk

Morning Fizz

Voters Don't Like Legislature's Decision to Ignore Class-Size Initiative

Caffeinated news featuring campaigning, budgeting, and polling

04/08/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Roderick In, Kohl-Welles Considering, and Tarleton Endorses Crew of Challengers for City Council

Caffeinated news featuring open seats, endorsements, reassessments, and assessments

04/06/2015 By Josh Feit

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 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

City Attorney Wants to Close Medical Pot Stores

Caffeinated news featuring city attorney and mayor on pot, developers on homeless services, and fed stats on bikes

01/06/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Brawl Averted, Money Not Diverted

Caffeinated news and gossip featuring Carlyle vs. Kohl-Welles, mixed-use parks, and micro-parks.

04/14/2014 By Morning Fizz

This Washington

Pot Amendments

Medical marijuana patients and cities try to amend pot bill in final week of session.

03/10/2014 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: All Those Honking Horns

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring fundraising, appointments, anniversaries, and super bowls.

01/20/2014 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: K–12 Funding is Already an Issue

Caffeinated news and gossip featuring pot, routine appointments, controversial appointments and budgets.

12/17/2013 By Morning Fizz

This Washington

Afternoon Fizz: Civil Rights Attorney Floats Name in 36th, Still No Transportation Deal

David Perez files in 36th, transportation talks to resume next week.

12/13/2013 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: I Am Incredulous

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: blame, bills, budgets, and the world order.

04/09/2013 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: It's a New World

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: gender, abortion, transportation, and cruelty.

01/29/2013 By Morning Fizz

On Other Blogs Today

On Other Blogs Today: A New Basketball Team and a New Senate Regime

Our daily roundup.

01/21/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

This Washington

"Coup" Caucus Takes Over

State senate Democrats say new "majority coalition" doesn't represent Washington voters.

01/14/2013 By Josh Feit

City Hall

Seattle Legislators to City Council: Approve the Arena

Three Seattle state legislators urge the council to approve the proposed arena despite lingering concerns about the future of KeyArena and transportation.

08/14/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

City

One Question for Reuven Carlyle and Jeanne Kohl-Welles About the Arena

One question on the arena and the 36th District state house race for 36th District legislators Reuven Carlyle and Jeanne Kohl-Welles. Photo via Port of Seattle.

08/14/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

This Washington

Sen. Kohl-Welles: "I Think We Came Up With the Best Language We Could" On Backpage Law

State Sen. Jeanne Kohl-Welles says that although a bill to prevent child sex trafficking on web sites like Backpage isn't perfect, it's "the best language we could" have agreed to.

04/04/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

This Washington

Kline Says Backpage Bill Needs To Be "Bomb Proof"

Kline Says Backpage Bill Needs To Be "Bomb Proof"

01/27/2012 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee