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Morning Fizz

"I'm Not Going to Have My People Take Responsibility for That."

Caffeinated News featuring: Education funding ideas? Transportation funding ideas? Police accountability ideas? Anyone?

  • 11/13/2014
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Morning Fizz

TCC Director Rob Johnson to Run for City Council

Caffeinated News featuring: Neighborhood urbanism? Republican urbanism? McCleary funding? and Paseo?!?

  • 11/12/2014
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Morning Fizz

"I Do, However, Still Have a Favor to Ask of You..."

Caffeinated News featuring Council Districts and Legislative Mandates.

  • 11/10/2014
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Morning Fizz

An Unfunded Mandate That's Not Even a Mandate

Caffeinated News featuring nuance and revisions.

  • 11/07/2014
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PubliCola Picks

PubliCola Picks No on I-1351

The class size measure is irresponsible.

  • 11/04/2014
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This Washington

One Question: What if Voters Reject McCleary Funding Plan?

Would voters be in contempt of court if they reject a legislative K-12 funding plan?

  • 09/11/2014
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Morning Fizz

Friday Fizz Likes & Dislikes

What we really think about this week's news.

  • 07/18/2014
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This Washington

Sobering Slide Show Adds to McCleary Crisis

Budget numbers add to the state's education funding conundrum.

  • 06/13/2014
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Friday Likes & Dislikes

Caffeinated News and Gossip featuring how we really feel about this week's headlines.

  • 06/13/2014
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Treading Water

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: mysterious leaves of absence, unanticipated expenses, permanent property taxes, K-12 funding, funny voice mails, and more.

  • 04/29/2014
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This Washington

Supplemental Budget Deal Reached, Tough Decisions Still Loom

Legislature passes mid-term budget while ignoring K-12 mandate.

  • 03/13/2014
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Afternoon Jolt

Tuesday Jolt: Republican Budget Chair vs. "Reality"

The day's winners and losers.

  • 03/11/2014
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: An Extraordinarily Difficult Time

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring concerns about tunnel construction, education funding, and spying.

  • 03/11/2014
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: A Defiant Tweet

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring district elections, teacher evaluations, and a defiant tweet.

  • 01/16/2014
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This Washington

Inslee Proposes Raising Minimum Wage and Other Surprises from his State of the State Speech

Some news and analysis from Gov. Inslee's speech today.

  • 01/14/2014
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Afternoon Jolt

Thursday Jolt: State Supreme Court Sends Legislature Back to Drawing Board on K-12 Funding; Demands Revised Plan This Session

The day's winners and losers.

  • 01/09/2014
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Two Deputy Mayors

Caffeinated news and gossip featuring mayoral hires, district energy, incentive zoning, and education funding.

  • 12/11/2013
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Afternoon Jolt

Afternoon Jolt: State Democrats Ridicule GOP "Achievements"

The day's winners and losers.

  • 12/10/2013
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: The Sleeper Candidate

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring no endorsement for mayor, less funding for schools, and surprising answers.

  • 05/23/2013
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Isn't it Weird That...

Today, we hand the column over to legislators in Olympia.

  • 03/14/2013
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