Morning Fizz

Judge Rules Eyman Measure Unconstitutional, Mayor's Office Responds to Wallingford Meeting, and Showdown in the 43rd District

Judge accuses Eyman of bullying, mayor's office defends housing plan, and trans rights and homelessness advocates queue up for the state house.

01/22/2016 By Josh Feit

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.

11/11/2015 By Josh Kelety

Morning Fizz

Developers Scoff at Both Sawant and Burgess

Rent resolution, neighborhood reaction, Eyman violation, and housing consternation.

09/22/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Friday LIKES and DISLIKES: Wild Hearing in Olympia

Caffeinated News featuring loopy senate hearing, bike lanes, and coal.

02/06/2015 By Josh Feit

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.


Morning Fizz

Questionable Seahawks Mania

Caffeinated News featuring Eyman, Murray, Metro, and SDOT

01/12/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

An Unfunded Mandate That's Not Even a Mandate

Caffeinated News featuring nuance and revisions.

11/07/2014 By Morning Fizz


Poll: Eyman Minimum Wage Repeal "Below Usual Measure of Viability"

Poll finds Eyman minimum wage repeal with shaky numbers.

10/24/2014 By Josh Feit

Afternoon Jolt

Afternoon Jolt: As Predicted, Eyman Initiative Falls Short on Signatures

The day's winners and losers.

07/03/2014 By Casey Jaywork

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Struggling within the Same Broken System

Caffeinated News and Gossip featuring Eyman, SDOT, O'Toole, and Jayapal.

06/05/2014 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Simultaneous Fiasco

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: devastating cuts, powerful unions, incompetence, and cautious optimism.

02/24/2014 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Clueless

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

01/15/2014 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Where is the Context?

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring surges, push polls, and secret money.

10/31/2013 By Morning Fizz

Extra Fizz

Extra Fizz: City Union Endorses McGinn, Dispatches from the Chamber, and More.

Extra Fizz: Dispatches from the Chamber and mayoral endorsements.

10/18/2013 By Josh Feit and Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Normal Human Beings

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring quips, quotes, and cross tabs.

09/19/2013 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: "Dripping with Hypocrisy"

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring pepper spray, Tim Eyman, and McGinn

05/30/2013 By Morning Fizz

This Washington

Thursday Jolt: Challenging Eyman

Anti-Eyman activist gets the last word.

04/25/2013 By Josh Feit

This Washington

What Each Side Wants as Likely Special Session Looms

A day of news conferences and votes in Olympia cues up budget negotiations.

04/24/2013 By Josh Feit

Afternoon Jolt

Monday Jolt: Eyman's Latest Anti-Tax Initiative

Eyman, claiming inspiration from rival Carlyle, shoots back at Democrats with latest anti-tax proposal.

04/22/2013 By Josh Feit

Law Nerd

A Conservative Ruling, Not an "Activist" One, Threw Out the Two-Thirds Law

The Court’s Decision to Strike Down Two-Thirds Rule Was Based on Law, Not Politics

03/01/2013 By David Perez