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Morning Fizz

Pike/Pine Showdown and Uber Standoff

Caffeinated news featuring Uber's response, a retailer's response, and a legislator's resignation.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 09/02/2015
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Afternoon Jolt

Back at Ya?

State Republicans label supreme court sanctions “unconstitutional.”

  • By Josh Kelety
  • Published 08/21/2015
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Morning Fizz

Brain Drain at City Hall

Departures and existential fretting at city hall.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/19/2015
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Guest Opinion

Court Decision Clarifies McCleary

Today's dramatic decision shouldn't come as surprise.

  • By David Frockt
  • Published 08/13/2015
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Morning Fizz

Inslee Blinks, Transportation Deal Includes "Poison Pill" on Fuel Standards in Exchange for Full Light Rail Authorization

Will a Green Tea coalition stall the transportation package? And will Sound Transit have to foot the GOP sales tax bill?

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 06/29/2015
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Afternoon Jolt

Afternoon Jolt: City to Scrutinize Shell Deal at Port

Democrats put GOP on the spot, and city puts Port of Seattle on the spot.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 03/09/2015
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Morning Fizz

Friday Likes and Dislikes: Undoing Payday Loan Regulations

Caffeinated news featuring payday loans, gas taxes, housing, and crime

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/27/2015
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Morning Fizz

Should Sound Transit Subsidize Neighborhood Parking?

Caffeinated News featuring liberals vs. liberals.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/28/2015
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Morning Fizz

After Making Big Donations, Costco's Agenda Moves Forward in Olympia

Caffeinated news featuring booze money, U.S. House guests, U.S. House committees, car sharing, and walking out.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/20/2015
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Afternoon Jolt

Jolt: Senate Committee Passes Republicans' Education Plan

Critics say Republican plan would put services in jeopardy.

  • By Bernard Ellouk
  • Published 01/15/2015
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Afternoon Jolt

He's Back! Republican (Simple) Majority Passes (Super) Majority Rule for Raising New Taxes

He's Back. Republicans institute Eyman's two-thirds rule in the senate.

  • Published 01/12/2015
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Afternoon Jolt

Eastside GOP Transportation Leader All in on Gas Tax

Republican transportation committee vice chair optimistic about gas tax.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/09/2015
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Morning Fizz

Will Mayor Murray's Task Force Allow More Density?

Caffeinated News featuring end-runs, appointments, and common denominators

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/05/2015
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Morning Fizz

Female Democratic House Reps Underepresented in Leadership

Caffeinated News featuring a glass ceiling in Olympia and a national laughingstock on the waterfront.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/29/2014
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Morning Fizz

"The Change in Settlement from High to Low"

Caffeinated News featuring more maps, a suburban uprising, and lazy senators.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/12/2014
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The C Is for Crank

Late-Afternoon Dislike: Times' Naive Dismissal of Dems' Hobby Lobby Proposal

The Seattle Times says women shouldn't get distracted by issues like birth control access and toss out "moderate" Republicans.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 10/03/2014
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Afternoon Jolt

Early Jolt: Habib Will Run for Senate, McBride Switches to House Bid

The day's winners and losers.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/21/2014
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This Washington

Senator Tom Will Not Run for Reelection

The controversial senator cites his own health and caring for his elderly father.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/14/2014
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Opinion

Isn't It Weird: March Madness Edition

A lot of weird stuff going on lately. Uber, Lyft, SideCar. The tunnel. $15 minimum wage. And the Washington State Democrats.

  • By Josh Feit and Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 03/19/2014
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This Washington

Elway Poll Shows Increasing Satisfaction with Republican-Dominated Senate Coalition

Voters like the Republican-dominated Majority Coalition Caucus more than they don't.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/08/2014
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