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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

Morning Fizz: "A Culture of Distrust and Brutality"

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring classy cops.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 08/26/2014
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This Washington

SEIU Issues Statement on GOP Endorsement

The progressive union explains why it bailed on Democrats in key state senate race.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/22/2014
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Opinion

Isn't It Weird That: Costco Version

Traditionally a major Democratic funder, Costco board member now contributing big to local GOP

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/31/2014
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Lots of Other To-Dos

Caffeinated news and gossip featuring new candidates, new roles, and new media.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 04/10/2014
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This Washington

Extra Fizz: Immigrant Rights Activist to Run for State Senate

Pramila Jayapal, the longtime leader of immigration rights group OneAmerica, announces run for Southeast Seattle state senate seat being vacated by Adam Kline.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 03/10/2014
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On Other Blogs

On Other Blogs Today: Racing, Caucusing, and Voting

Our daily roundup.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 12/12/2012
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Opinion

The Inevitable Republican Coup and Its Inevitable Silver Lining

In a guest PubliCola op/ed, former lefty state Rep. Brendan Williams says the GOP coup was inevitable, but notes that there's a silver lining.

  • By Brendan Williams
  • Published 12/12/2012
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On Other Blogs

On Other Blogs Today: Building Smaller, Driving Less

Our daily roundup.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 12/11/2012
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This Washington

Two Democrats Give Republicans Majority in Bid to Control State Senate

Democratic State Senators Tim Sheldon and Rodney Tom side with Republicans in dramatic move to control state senate.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/10/2012
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Afternoon Jolt

Afternoon Jolt: Senate Republican Leader Steps Down

Amid health concerns and on the heels of a bruising election, the senate Republican Caucus leader announces he will step down from the position.

  • By Afternoon Jolt
  • Published 11/16/2012

Jolt

Wednesday Jolt? Is the GOP Plotting Another Coup in Oly?

The day's winners and losers?

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 03/07/2012
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Jolt

Republicans for Fee Increases

Republicans are against fees, except when they're for them.

  • By Afternoon Jolt
  • Published 04/27/2011
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This Washington

Transit Funding Bill Passes Legislature, Two-Thirds Requirement Stands

An emergency transit funding bill that would allow the King County Council to pass a two-year $20 vehicle license fee to shore up funding for King County Metro passed the state senate this morning and heads to Gov. Chris Gregoire for her signature.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 04/22/2011
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This Washington

"Nonpartisan" Fain's Contributors Are a Who's Who of Traditional Republican Donors

King County Council aide Joe Fain ran the effort, in 2008, to make all county elected positions "nonpartisan." As a candidate for state senate, however, he has taken contributions from a long list of the usual Republican suspects.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 08/02/2010

This Washington

New Compromise Revenue Package Has No Sales Tax Increase

  • By Camden Swita
  • Published 04/07/2010

This Washington

Rockin' With the National Guard

  • By Josh Cohen
  • Published 01/22/2010

Morning Fizz

Getting the Conversation Going

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 01/20/2010
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