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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: "What a Weird Evening."

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring a voice mail from the dead, a socialist for a monopoly, and audio after the gavel.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 02/28/2014
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This Washington

Banking on Sen. Murray to Secure $38 Million Waiver Looks Risky

Murray spokesman says there are no assurances.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/20/2014
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Afternoon Jolt

Jolt: Senate Coalition Faces Political Challenge After House Passes RPA, Again.

House sends Reproductive Parity Act, and political bombshell, to senate.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/05/2014
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This Washington

Ousted as Chair, Hobbs Says Moderates Have Lost Control of Majority Coalition Caucus

Senate demotes Hobbs, makes Sen. Jan Angel cochair of Hobbs' financial institutions committee.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/27/2014
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Senate Republicans Set to Demote Moderate Democrat

Caffeinated News and Gossip featuring demotions, voting rights, salaries, and new staffers.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 01/22/2014
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Clueless

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring vehicle license fee votes, split votes, and more.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 01/15/2014
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: "One Percent of the One Percent"

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring the estate tax, transportation taxes, McGinn's fundraiser, and dissident Democrats.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 05/31/2013
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Opinion

This Year's Mayor's Race is a Lot Like Last Year's Race for U.S. Congress

Mayor's race analogies.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 05/28/2013
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This Washington

After Today's Hearing, It Remains Unclear If Senators Will Get to Make a Choice on Reproductive Parity Act?

THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH A STATEMENT FROM REPUBLICAN HEALTH CARE CHAIR SEN. RANDI BECKER. Reproductive Parity Act gets its hearing, but no

  • By Carryn Vande Griend
  • Published 04/01/2013
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Local Government Must Approve

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring coal, gravel, light rail, drones, and McGinn. Plus PubliCola gets a shoutout from the Washington Post.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 03/06/2013
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This Washington

Afternoon Fizz: Reproductive Parity Act Reintroduced

Third time's the charm? State senators re-introduce Reproductive Parity Act.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 02/14/2013
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Afternoon Jolt

Monday Jolt: Tom's Caucus Wins One, Bike Advocates Win One

The day's winners and losers

  • By Afternoon Jolt
  • Published 02/04/2013
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Opinion

Isn't it Weird That (Special Conch-Blocked Version)

Some weird things we noticed in Olympia today.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/01/2013
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Afternoon Jolt

Friday Jolt: Hobbs Strikes Back against Tom's Coalition, Reintroduces Reproductive Parity Act

The day's winners and losers.

  • By Afternoon Jolt
  • Published 02/01/2013
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This Washington

Three Democrats Take Top Committee Spots in Republican-Controlled Senate

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/14/2013
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This Washington

Hobbs, Litzow to Reintroduce Reproductive Parity Act

Republican Steve Litzow joins Democrat Steve Hobbs in reintroducing legislation that would require insurers that cover maternity care to also cover abortions.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 01/09/2013
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Opinion

Isn't It Weird That

Some weird things we noticed about the coup and the mayor's race.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/11/2012
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2012 Election

Friday PubliCola Q&A: Steve Hobbs

Democratic State Sen. Steve Hobbs is trailing in the 1st Congressional District primary ... to the Democrats' peril in November?

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/20/2012
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2012 Election

Burner Leads, DelBene Gains Ground in Latest Polling

The latest polling in the 1st Congressional District shows the race tightening with Burner and DelBene dueling it out.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/19/2012
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Morning Fizz

Another Factoid About the Proposed Arena Deal

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: arena zoning; arena bonding; and arena financial risks; plus—Steve Hobbs, Suzan DelBene, Gerry Pollet, and Steve Strachan.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 07/18/2012
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