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File This One Under Embarrassing Flub

Monday Morning Fizz: Rossi gaffe in Freeland, WA; McGinn gaffe in N. Seattle; I-1098 gaffe in general; and more.

09/20/2010 By Morning Fizz

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Transparent Politicization

Friday Fizz: Irony on the campaign trail; McGinn on John T. Williams; Gregoire on the Storm; McCain on Murray; and PubliCola on KUOW.

09/17/2010 By Morning Fizz

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A Plurality of 18 to 29 Year Olds Say It Doesn't Matter to Them

Thursday Fizz: Budget cuts; appeals; and apathy.

09/16/2010 By Morning Fizz

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Wednesday Fizz: Former Seattle Mayor Greg Nickels gets Obama nomination; a voter gets a pushy poll; Mike Heavey gets a surprise endorsement; and the Storm get another step closer to becoming WNBA champs. (We get photos and a free towel.)

09/15/2010 By Morning Fizz

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A Major Media Buy in Western Washington

Tuesday Morning Fizz includes a depressing Morning Stat. Also: To extend or not extend the Bush tax cuts for the rich? That is the question; the DCCC to the rescue for Rep. Larsen (but not Suzan DelBene?); and gossip from City Hall.

09/14/2010 By Morning Fizz

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The Conspiratorial Possibility

Monday Fizz: Nate Silver's picks in Washington's House races; Moxie Media's creative financing; Robert Mak's opinion; and Sue Bird!

09/13/2010 By Morning Fizz

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If Liquor Privatization Passes

Friday Fizz: We've got photos! Numbers! Questions! and Patty Murray!

09/10/2010 By Morning Fizz

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These Numbers are a Reversal

Thursday Fizz: We've got a startling rumor from City Hall plus some other eye opening numbers.

09/09/2010 By Morning Fizz

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She's Getting Nowhere

Caffeinated News & Gossip: County budget woes; TransAlta negotiation woes; another battle in the kooky 34th; gubernatorial and mayoral staff news; and some sweet PubliCola news.

09/08/2010 By Morning Fizz

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Analysis of the Close Vote

Tuesday Fizz: Breaking down the 34th; breaking down I-1098; a PI Q&A with Dino Rossi; and more.

09/07/2010 By Morning Fizz

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Little More Than Demagoguery

Caffeinated news & gossip, Friday Fizz: An F.U. to Frank Chopp? What's Brian Baird going to do with half-a-million dollars? A potential Eve Harrington Award? Plus: Cab money, road diets, and the Burke-Gilman trail.

09/03/2010 By Morning Fizz

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We Simply Do Not Have the Luxury of Being Purists

Your daily Morning Fizz—Caffeinated News & Gossip. Today: McGinn; "job killing" cap and trade; a "true friend to the animals"; Rick Larsen gets an important endorsement; and more!

09/02/2010 By Morning Fizz

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"It's Not Going to be Fine for a Little Bit of Time to Come."

Wednesday Fizz: Out of town guests—U.S. Sen. Scott Brown (R-MA) and House Majority Leader U.S. Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MD) (pictured) hit town for their respective party prospects. Also: Corporate logos and Chief Diaz on a "potentially lethal weapon."

09/01/2010 By Morning Fizz

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The Lead is the GOP's Largest So Far This Year

Tuesday Fizz: Toss ups; Gallup polls; voters pamphlet statements; greenhouse gas reduction goals; tax cuts for the wealthy; teachers contracts; and happy hours.

08/31/2010 By Morning Fizz

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Rossi Has Personally Benefited from State Earmarks

Monday Fizz: More earmarks drama; an inside report from Glenn Beck's rally; and PubliCola in the news.

08/30/2010 By Morning Fizz

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A Conspiracy to Deceive the Voters

Friday Fizz: Cooler than the Blue Angels, plus: new executive directors; lists of finalists; candidate debates; and ethics complaints.

08/27/2010 By Morning Fizz

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This Does Not Meet the Requirements

Fizz is loaded today: Predictions from Nate Silver; complaints from the Washington State Democrats; comments from the Department of Education; concerns about Joe Fitzgibbon; (embarrassing) tweets from Mayor McGinn; and more!

08/26/2010 By Morning Fizz

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They Need to be Controlled

Wednesday Fizz: McGinn's surprise guest list; KUOW's one-sided guest list; the state's lacking environmental regulations; and a shipment of Coke.

08/25/2010 By Morning Fizz

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Asking Sarah Palin to Step In

Tuesday Fizz: Can Sarah Palin save the Washington state GOP?; can Port CEO Tay Yoshitani get away with it?; can Democrats hold the Seattle suburbs?; plus the mayor's garden, PubliCola hits the big time, and more!

08/24/2010 By Morning Fizz

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Here's Where It Gets Weird

Monday Fizz: Mysterious independent expenditures; a scaled-back SPD; and curious polling.

08/23/2010 By Morning Fizz