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Morning Fizz

Murray's Affordable Housing Bill Faces Criticism in Olympia

Critics call Murray bill a developer giveaway, critics call Peterson firing an ideological temper tantrum.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/09/2016

Morning Fizz

Criminalizing Homelessness

Council hears from homeless advocates, angry neighbors, and Democrats sorta defend Lynn Peterson.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/08/2016

Friday Editorial

Peterson Responds to Firing, Republican Senator Threatens "More Heads Are Going to Roll"

Class act versus crass act.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/05/2016

Afternoon Jolt

Republican Senate Fires State Transportation Director Lynn Peterson

Democrats accuse GOP of election year move for surprise firing.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/05/2016

Afternoon Jolt

GOP Double Play Threatens Environmental Safeguards, Democrats Say

Under Republican control, senate committees pass bills to scale back oversight.

  • By John Stang
  • Published 02/03/2016

Morning Fizz

Democrats Give in to Road Rage in Olympia

Democrats abandon transit advocates, council ponders bike sharing.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/03/2016

Morning Fizz

Republican Anecdotes Versus Actual Stats

Despite data, Republican state senator Andy Hill denounces express lane tolling.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/14/2016

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Seattle's Olympia Solidarity Action

Today's picks for civic nerds

  • By Atoosa Moinzadeh
  • Published 05/26/2015

Morning Fizz

Will the GOP Continue to Defy Conventional Wisdom?

Caffeinated news featuring legislative brinkmanship in Olympia and transit advocacy at the local level

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/25/2015

Morning Fizz

City Council Musical Chairs

Caffeinated news featuring candidates, cover, and percentages

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/19/2015

Afternoon Jolt

Wednesday Jolt: GOP State Senator Supports Gas Tax for Transit (In His District)

Anti-tax and transit Republican passes gas tax for transit bill.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/04/2015

Weekly Planner

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: July 23–29

This week: two farm dinners, two booze-and-art collaborations, and a ramen popup for good measure

  • By Caroline Ferguson
  • Published 07/22/2014

What Is This, Footloose?

Video: Dozens Shimmy, Shake to Protest State "Dance Tax"

Watch the AP video of Monday's "dance-in" at the capitol building in Olympia.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 04/02/2013

What Is This, Footloose?

Down with the Dance Tax? Join the Dance-In

Century Ballroom wants to see you at the capitol in Olympia on April 1. All feet welcome.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 03/27/2013

This Washington

Legislative Session: Week Five Preview

What to watch for this week in Olympia.

  • By Niki Reading
  • Published 02/11/2013

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Bright Civic Minds and a Rally for Choice

Today's picks for civic nerds.

  • By Katie Vincent
  • Published 01/30/2013

Opinion

The Post Gay-Marriage Democratic Party: A Little Lost

The latest Elway Poll shows that voters agree with GOP frame on state government.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/08/2013

Opinion

Xmas Stocking Analysis

What they want for Xmas vs. what they're going to get.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/21/2012

Opinion

The Pottery Barn Rule

State Sen. Murray should turn down the "power sharing" ruse and tell Sen. Tom: "You Broke it, You Own it."

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/13/2012

Afternoon Jolt

Wednesday Jolt: A Win for Revenue?

House Democrats to reestablish finance committee.

  • By Afternoon Jolt
  • Published 11/28/2012
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