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Thumbnail for - Developer Group Directly Challenges City on Housing Fee
Mar 3, 2015
Morning Fizz
Caffeinated news featuring a developer challenge, a car sharing expansion, and a big-deal ruling
Thumbnail for - Democrats Win a Big One and Lose a Big One
Mar 2, 2015
Afternoon Jolt
The senate president throws out the two-thirds rule, but Republicans pass the transportation package.
Thumbnail for - Democrats Test Republican Two-Thirds Rule, Shut Down Senate Transportation Vote
Feb 27, 2015
Afternoon Jolt
A Vancouver Democrat forces a decision on the Republicans' new rule requiring a two-thirds majority to raise taxes.
Thumbnail for - Another Jolt: State Supreme Court to Rule on Two-Thirds Law Tomorrow
Feb 27, 2013
This Washington
Is the voter-approved rule requiring a two-thirds vote of the legislature to raise taxes constitutional? Court set to rule.
Thumbnail for - Legislative Session: Week 4 Preview
Feb 4, 2013
This Washington
What to watch for this week in Olympia.
Thumbnail for - Morning Fizz: But of Course Peter Steinbrueck Is Here
Feb 1, 2013
Morning Fizz
Caffeinated news and gossip featuring: Republicans push new rules; Steinbrueck breaks the rules; more Sims rumors; towing legislation; and probationary periods.
Thumbnail for - Isn't It Weird That...
Jan 8, 2013
Opinion
Some weird things we noticed about Denny Heck, the state senate, and the state supreme court.
Thumbnail for - Isn't It Weird That...
Dec 4, 2012
Opinion
Some weird things about: the mayor's race, legislators in Olympia, legislators in D.C., and education funding.