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Guest Opinion

Sound Transit Taxing Authority Does Not Poach Education Dollars

The property tax portion of ST3 is not part of the state's education fund.

  • By Joe Fitzgibbon
  • Published 08/16/2016

Morning Fizz

Inslee Blinks, Transportation Deal Includes "Poison Pill" on Fuel Standards in Exchange for Full Light Rail Authorization

Will a Green Tea coalition stall the transportation package? And will Sound Transit have to foot the GOP sales tax bill?

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 06/29/2015

Afternoon Jolt

Poll: Voters Support Carbon Tax

Elway Poll shows 70 percent OK with carbon tax.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/08/2015

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: A New Scapegoat

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring commutes, comments, and cuts.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 02/26/2013

This Washington

Democrats Highlight Republican Absence at McCleary Briefing

Democrats make a point of GOP absence at final task force vote.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/12/2013

Afternoon Jolt

Friday Jolt: Gas Taxes and Oil Prices

Transit advocates get unclear mandate, Cantwell gets mad.

  • By Afternoon Jolt
  • Published 11/30/2012

Media

Times Sent Letter Urging Elected Officials to Advertise

The Seattle Times sent a letter to elected officials urging them to advertise—and maligning political consultants as "a stubborn bunch" who aren't smart enough to advertise in the Times.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 10/25/2012

PubliCola Picks

PubliCola Picks Jessyn Farrell

Go with the green in the 46th.

  • By PubliCola Picks
  • Published 10/17/2012

Morning Fizz

Reinstate Limits on Care and Eliminate Guaranteed Coverage

Thursday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 05/03/2012

This Washington

State Republicans Oppose Repealing Sedition Law

State Republicans oppose repealing a '50s-era sedition law.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 01/19/2012

This Washington

Grover Norquist Loves Plastic Bags

A high-profile conservative opponent emerges in the effort to ban plastic bags.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 01/12/2012

This Washington

Fitzgibbon To Try Again for Statewide Plastic Bag Ban

Burien state Rep. Joe Fitzgibbons tries again for a statewide ban on single-use plastic bags. Image via Santa Monica Mirror.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 01/10/2012

Morning Fizz

"I Don't Answer to Them."

Friday Edition: Caffeinated News and Gossip starring Mike McGinn, Jean Godden, Joe Fitzgibbon, Steve Hobbs, and Joel Connelly. Sorry for the latest Morning Fizz ever.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 08/26/2011

This Washington

The Freshman Class: Joe Fitzgibbon

Grading this year's freshman class.

  • By Andrew Calkins
  • Published 04/06/2011

Opinion

PubliCola No-Brainer Endorsement #30: Joe Fitzgibbon

Last week, we published 27 "No-Brainer" endorsements for the November 2 election. We realized, though, before we study up and make the rest of our endorsements, there are still a few more obvious picks on the ballot.

  • By PublicolaPicks
  • Published 10/07/2010

This Washington

34th District: The Money Race, Fitzgibbon Ahead in Dollars and Number of Donations

Young policy wonk Joe Fitzgibbon has pulled ahead in the money chase with $22,000 on hand in the runup to the August 17th primary.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/09/2010

Opinion

PubliCola Picks Joe Fitzgibbon for State Rep. Position 2, District 34

PubliCola strongly endorses Burien policy wonk and environmentalist Joe Fitzgibbon to fill the seat currently held by his mentor, hardworking state Rep. Sharon Nelson.

  • By PublicolaPicks
  • Published 07/29/2010

Opinion

Hugeasscity's Endorsements

Hugeasscity has a simple, time-saving solution for those of you who want to do the right thing for people and the planet, but have the attention span of a fruit fly: Don't vote for anyone or anything endorsed by the Seattle Times.

  • By Dan Bertolet
  • Published 07/29/2010

News

Fitzgibbon's Feminism

Who's the real feminist in the race to replace outgoing state House Rep. Sharon Nelson?

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/08/2010

This Washington

34th District State House Candidates Square Off

PubliCola sits down with the four candidates duking it out over the open state House seat in the 34th District. Now on video.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/01/2010
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