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Morning Fizz

Parks Board DISLIKES Smoking, Non-Seattle Donors LIKE Sawant

Caffeinated news featuring money and cigarettes

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Morning Fizz

The Anti-Sawant Fundraising Appeal

Caffeinated news featuring fundraisers, do-overs, and meetings

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Afternoon Jolt

Overlapping Chamber, Sierra Club Endorsements Blow Up Trite Sound Bite Analysis of Council Races

There's plenty of overlap between conservative and liberal takes on candidates.

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Morning Fizz

43rd District Winners and Losers

Bradburd scores in 43rd district. Murray loses.

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Morning Fizz

A Packed Port Hearing and a Packed Candidate Forum

Caffeinated news featuring commissioners and candidates

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Afternoon Jolt

The Kshama Shan't Act

Murray to outlaw electioneering at city hall events.

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Morning Fizz

Fundraising Leaders Emerge, 37th District Candidate Forum Canceled

Caffeinated news featuring the latest council candidate fundraising

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Morning Fizz

Black Women's Lives Matter

Caffeinated news featuring a weekend march, Friday appointments, an upcoming Port vote, and last month's fundraising

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Morning Fizz

Defending Shell Lease, Maritime Industry Sends Angry Letter to Mayor Murray

Caffeinated news featuring letters and endorsements

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Morning Fizz

Council Candidates Spar and Council Members Spar

Caffeinated news featuring lightning rounds, kickoffs, and federal legislation

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Afternoon Jolt

Open Council Fight Started Several Hours Before Tensions Blew Up at Afternoon Okamoto Vote

Monday-morning council briefing is must-watch TV

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Morning Fizz

Bagshaw Pushes Back on Sawant

Caffeinated news featuring city council fisticuffs

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Afternoon Jolt

Council Picks Okamoto, Sawant Calls the "Establishment" Choice "Scandalous"

Okamoto gets five votes and the council appointment.

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One Question

One Question: Rent Control?

What do the city council hopefuls think of this hot topic?

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City Hall

Sawant Calls Affordable Housing Town Hall “Ground Zero” for a “Housing Justice” Movement

Kshama Sawant and Nick Licata challenge the state ban on rent control.

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Morning Fizz

Council Applicant Game Theory and the Honorable Mentions

Caffeinated news featuring more tallies on filling the council vacancy

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Morning Fizz

Sawant Campaign Has Relied on Contractors, Skipping Employee Taxes

Caffeinated news featuring contractor money, affordable housing money, and rock and roll money

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Morning Fizz

What Is Sawant Spending Her Money On?

Caffeinated news featuring transportation spending and Sawant spending

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Morning Fizz

Is Districting Challenging the Incumbent Lock on Council? The Numbers Say Otherwise.

Caffeinated news featuring fundraising, organizing, and housing

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Council Looks at Putting Homeless in Residential Neighborhoods, Now How About Homes?

Caffeinated news featuring a council challenge to the the sacrosanct single-family zone. Kinda.

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