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Morning Fizz

King County Labor Council Endorses Jayapal

Democrats agree on everything (almost), Republicans agree with nothing (except tax breaks).

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 03/17/2016

Morning Fizz

Democrats Help Pass Charter Schools Bill, Special Session Likely as Budget Negotiations Continue

Last days in Olympia as Democrats and Republicans squabble over supplemental budget.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 03/10/2016

Morning Fizz

Once Again, Democrats Will Turn to Courts to Challenge Successful Eyman Initiative

Facing a choice between $8 billion in cuts or a two-thirds rule on raising taxes, state Democrats look to legally challenge I-1366.

  • By Josh Kelety
  • Published 11/11/2015

Morning Fizz

City Council Approves More Important Appointment

Caffeinated news featuring pedestrian design, the right to know, and a GOP PR campaign.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/21/2015

Afternoon Jolt

Inslee Says Carbon Cap Still in Play, Polling Says...

Inslee spokesman says cap and trade bill "still in play."

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/09/2015

Morning Fizz

GOP Budget Doesn't Only Ignore Supreme Court, It Cuts It

Caffeinated news featuring the state budget and city candidates

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/09/2015

Afternoon Jolt

GOP Budget Creates McCleary Collision Course

Senate Republicans ignore voter mandate, cut basic services, and stall state employee pay to fund education.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/08/2015

Morning Fizz

New Elway Poll Shows Voters Split on State Budget Proposals

Caffeinated news featuring budget debates, housing debates, and the Department of Planning and Development

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/07/2015

Morning Fizz

Today's Only Kinda Likes: The Democrats' Gotcha and Expedia's Move

Democrats kinda embarrass GOP moderates, and Expedia makes a kinda urbanist move.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/03/2015

Morning Fizz

The Bike Wars and the Pot Wars Continue

Caffeinated news featuring environmentalists vs. environmentalists and pot revenue vs. pot revenue

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/02/2015

Morning Fizz

Budget Clash in Olympia

Caffeinated news featuring budgets, candidates, and wages

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/01/2015

Afternoon Jolt

Afternoon Jolt: Former Seattle Film and Music Director James Keblas Officially in Council Race

Arts advocate in council race, pot money figures prominently in GOP budget.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 03/31/2015

Morning Fizz

Profligate GOP Budgeting Makes Democrats Look Like Penny-Pinchers, City to Announce Park (Not Affordable Housing) in Roosevelt

Caffeinated news featuring GOP spending bills and city housing policy

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 03/13/2015

Afternoon Jolt

One Pepperoni Pizza Tax Break, Hold the K-12 Funding.

Democrat pitches tax break for local pizza franchisee.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/06/2015

Morning Fizz

A Bipartisan Constitutional Amendment to Change the Initiative Process

Caffeinated news featuring constitutional amendments, Obamacare, and Bertha.

  • Published 01/22/2015

Afternoon Jolt

Isn't it Weird That: State Senate Honors Evans

Anti–income tax GOP honors income tax crusader.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/14/2015

This Washington

State Budget Primer: $4 Billion in the Red

New Revenue, but new costs.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 11/24/2014

OOBT

On Other Blogs Today: Class Size Costs

Our daily roundup.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 10/02/2014

Afternoon Jolt

Jolt: WA Supreme Court Upholds State's Only Progressive Tax

The day's winners and losers.

  • By Afternoon Jolt
  • Published 10/02/2014

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: What Sawant Hopes to Accomplish

Caffeinated news and gossip featuring Carrasco, aPodments, exaggerated voters' guide claims, and transit equals safety

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 07/23/2014
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