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City

Unions ask City Attorney to Separate Pre-K Funding Measures

Both measures will make the ballot, but will they be in competition?

  • By Casey Jaywork
  • Published 07/10/2014
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City Hall

O'Brien Definitive on $15 Now

THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH A QUOTE FROM MIKE O'BRIEN City Council Member O'Brien commits to $15 campaign.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/06/2014
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Opinion

It's Time to Invest in Washington's Home Care Workers

Two home care workers explain why it's time for the state to invest in our nationally recognized home care system.

  • By Sherry Hunter and Pamla McCarthy
  • Published 02/19/2013
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Morning Fizz

"It is Therefore of Great Importance."

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: Tim Eyman and other dreamers.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 08/15/2012
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Morning Fizz

"I Promptly Offered My Resignation."

Wednesday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 03/28/2012
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Morning Fizz

"I Have a Very Stressful Job"

Friday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 02/23/2012
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Morning Fizz

Thank You for Letting Me Know Your Views on This Issue

Tuesday Edition: Caffeinated news & gossip featuring abortion, Marxism, and singing monsters.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 12/20/2011
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Morning Fizz

The Rejoinder from the Union?

Monday Edition

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 12/19/2011
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This Washington

Republican Budget Leader Proposes Batch of Reforms

Sen. Joe Zarelli backs up reform rhetoric with list of recommendations.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/08/2011

Morning Fizz

McGinn Just Can't Win

Thursday Edition. Caffeinated news & gossip starring: Mike McGinn, Christian Sinderman, Occupy Seattle, and Aaron Reardon.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 11/17/2011

News

Campaign Fizz: Republicans Hold Fundraiser for Balducci Opponent

Your one-stop shop for today's local campaign news, gossip, and analysis.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 10/18/2011
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This Washington

No Need to Rewrite Health Care Initiative Statement

The state's office of financial management overrules a request to rewrite the fiscal statement for the home health care worker training initiative.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 09/01/2011
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This Washington

SEIU Spokesman: Transportation Package "Misplaced Priorities" Without Revenue for Other Services

SEIU spokesman: The state shouldn't pass a transportation measure next year unless it also adopts a revenue package that restores cuts to health care, social services, and education.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 08/30/2011

That Washington

Labor Groups Stage "Unemployment Line" Outside Rep. Reichert's Office

The Great Recession as the Great Depression at US Rep. Reichert's office.

  • By Lummy Lin
  • Published 08/18/2011

News

SEIU Initiative Makes the Ballot

Third measure qualifies for November ballot.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/02/2011

News

SEIU Measure Flags Bad Signatures; Eyman Makes Ballot

Health care worker initiative catches fraudulent signatures in its own petitions; Tim Eyman qualifies for ballot and boasts about high validity rate.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/22/2011
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Morning Fizz

Both Sides Agree on Cuts

Tuesday Edition: Health care workers fight cuts; legislature allows private transit to access transit lanes; Deputy Mayor Darryl Smith sends a message to the community; and we hype today's ThinkTank.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 04/26/2011
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Morning Fizz

Speaking of Off-Script Republicans

Friday edition: Off-script Republicans; off-script Democrats; off-script emcees; and protests in Olympia.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 04/08/2011

This Washington

Protesters Arrested in Standoff Outside Gregoire's Office

In a standoff outside Gov. Chris Gregoire's office this afternoon, 16 protesters were cited for disorderly conduct and one other protester was taken to jail.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 04/07/2011
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This Washington

Health Care Workers Sue State Over Cuts

Medicaid patients sue state in federal court. Ruling on restraining order against home care cuts could come this week.

  • By Bryce McKay
  • Published 12/29/2010
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