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Isn't it Weird That: Meet the New Republican-Dominated Majority Coalition Caucus Starring Democrat Rod Dembowski

THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED Something Weird We Noticed about the King County Council's Majority Coalition Caucus.

  • 07/23/2014
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County Council Likely to Adopt Republican Metro Proposal

The King County Council appears poised to adopt a Republican-backed Metro cuts proposal. However, KC Executive Dow Constantine could veto the deal, and Democrats have offered an 11th-hour compromise.

  • 06/06/2014
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County Council Split on Metro Cuts

The King County Council splits along surprising lines on how, and how much, to cut Metro transit service.

  • 06/03/2014
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Metro Measure is About Something Bigger Than Saving Bus Service

A unanimous bipartisan vote reflects King County solidarity.

  • 02/25/2014
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King County

State Rep. Upthegrove Likely to Run for Retiring KC Council Member Patterson's Seat

As King County Council member Julia Patterson announces she won't seek reelection, state Rep. Dave Upthegrove looks like a likely contender for her seat.

  • 04/26/2013
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Afternoon Jolt

Monday Jolt: The County Council and the Arena

The day's winners and losers.

  • 02/11/2013
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Election 2013

As Redistricting Commissioner, King County Council Hopeful Dembowski Argued for Boundaries Placing His House in District

As a member of the King County redistricting committee, potential Bob Ferguson successor Rod Dembowski argued for changes that placed his house in Ferguson's former district.

  • 01/23/2013
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Session Obsession

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring Rodney Tom's credibility, Dow Constantine's pick, Bruce Harrell's announcement, and lots more.

  • 01/14/2013
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: The Rules Were Amended

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: map overlays, conspiracy theories, and rule changes.

  • 12/19/2012
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: After You Call the Governor-Elect's Office...

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: election maps; political appointees; and holiday parties.

  • 12/03/2012
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On Other Blogs

On Other Blogs Today: Appointments, Enforcement, and Junkets

Our daily roundup.

  • 11/30/2012
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Hundreds of Public Comments

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring greens vs. greens; homeless advocates vs. homeless advocates and more.

  • 11/27/2012
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On Other Blogs

On Other Blogs: Manufacturing News, Losing Diversity

Our daily roundup.

  • 11/26/2012
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Morning Fizz

Nuking Democratic Control

Caffeinated News and Gossip featuring: Money, lists, and choices.

  • 11/13/2012
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City Hall

City, County Approve Arena

The city and county councils give their final approval to Seattle hedge-fund manager Chris Hansen's half-billion-dollar arena proposal.

  • 10/15/2012
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County Council Pushes Back on Arena Agreement

The King County Council pushes back on the proposed arena agreement, suggesting amendments that would preclude bumping arena-related transportation projects to the top of the list for state require the city and county to consider a Bellevue alternative.

  • 10/02/2012
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Tuesday Jolt: Hansen's (Limited) Guaranty

The day's winners and losers.

  • 10/02/2012
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Tuesday Jolt: The Sheriff and the Secretary of State

The day's winners and losers.

  • 07/24/2012
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King County Council Moves Arena Forward

The King County Council fast-tracks arena discussions.

  • 07/23/2012
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Thursday Jolt: The Arena

The day's winners and losers.

  • 07/12/2012
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