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On Other Blogs Today: Gregoire Lets WH Know She's Not Interested in Solicitor General Job

Our daily check in on other news sites. Today, we've got: The Seattle Times, The PI, The Bellingham Herald, the Tacoma News Tribune, and of course, The Puget Sound Transit Operators Blog!

08/10/2010 By Bryce McKay

That Washington

Sen. Murray says She Wants Small Business to Get a Bigger Piece of the Pie

Sen. Murray promotes small business lending bill. Rossi campaign calls it "Baby TARP."

08/10/2010 By Bryce McKay

That Washington

PubliColaTV: Sen. Cantwell on Status of Her Cap and Dividend Proposal

PubliCola changed the subject of the press conference today, asking Sen. Cantwell what was up with the climate change bill.

08/10/2010 By Bryce McKay

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PubliColaTV: An Interview with State Sen. Rodney Tom

PubliColaTV sits down with Eastside Seattle suburban state Sen. Rodney Tom (D-48) who trash talks his GOP opponent—and House Speaker Frank Chopp.

08/10/2010 By Bryce McKay

PubliCola Adds Life

On PubliCola Today

Take a sip: 1) Morning Fizz! 2) The Sound Transit shortfall: Bad news for Bellevue. 3) The 34th District fundraising race: Good news for Joe Fitzgibbon. 4) Did the site seem somehow more legal and legit to you today? It's because, according to the Fe

08/09/2010 By Bryce McKay

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On Other Blogs Today: A Flurry of Republican Activity

In our daily roundup, PubliCola checks in with the Tacoma News Tribune; the Spokane Spokesman-Review; Seattlecrime.com; and Seattle Bike Blog.

08/09/2010 By Bryce McKay

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Second Biased Phone Survey Sweeps 47th L.D., Hits Kauffman

State Senator Claudia Kauffman’s (D-47) campaign cried foul today when they got wind of a biased poll circulating her district, attempting to tie her to higher taxes and lobbying interests.

08/06/2010 By Bryce McKay

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On Other Blogs Today: Norm Dicks Takes Money from Indicted Lobbyist

Today we check in with The Seattle Times' Politics Northwest blog, the Seattle Weekly's Daily Weekly blog, and Jonah Spangenthal-Lee's Seattlecrime.com.

08/06/2010 By Bryce McKay

PubliCola Adds Life

On PubliCola Today

Take a sip: 1) Your daily Morning Fizz. 2) Duh of the day: More density means less driving. 3) Whoa: PubliCola picks conservative Steve Hobbs for state Senate, District 44. 4) LawNerd explains the Prop 8 decision. 5) Shocker: PubliCola picks Joe McD

08/05/2010 By Bryce McKay

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On Other Blogs Today: Rossi Outraises Murray in July. Big Time.

Our daily check in to see what other news sites are writing about. Today, we've got the PI, the Tacoma News Tribune, and the Seattle Times.

08/05/2010 By Bryce McKay

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Murray Closes $9.6 Billion in Corporate Tax Loopholes

Rossi campaign says Murray's big win on Medicaid and school funding relies on taxes. They're right: Taxes that corporations have been avoiding paying for years.

08/05/2010 By Bryce McKay

PubliCola Adds Life

On PubliCola Today

Take a sip: 1) Morning Fizz! 2) PubliCola Picks another Republican in the 31st. GOP challenger, Patrick Reed. 3) Rossi would vote against Elena Kagan. 4) Dan Bertolet, aka HugeassCity, tears down City Council Member Tim Burgess for saying that tunnel

08/03/2010 By Bryce McKay

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On Other Blogs Today: Democrats Say No to a Special Session

Olympian reporter Brad Shannon has the scoop. Plus: Seattle Transit Blog's endorsements; Washington Policy Watch's defense of government; the Seattle Weekly on the Grant Cogswell movie (!); and more.

08/03/2010 By Bryce McKay

PubliCola Adds Life

On PubliCola Today

A Litre of Cola today: 1) Morning Fizz: Nick Harper is gaining momentum; Cap and Trade is stalled in the Senate; and a Washington Post primer on repealing the Bush-era tax cuts. 2) Last Night, Dan Bertolet went to the Seafair parade, took pictures for y

08/02/2010 By Bryce McKay

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On Other Blogs Today: Patty Murray's Gloves Come Off

Checking in on other blogs: Rossi's bank gets blitzed by protesters; Sen. Patty Murray goes on the offensive; the WSJ has a big story on Microsoft's lax privacy standards; and local business leaders aren't digging McGinn.

08/02/2010 By Bryce McKay

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On Other Blogs Today: Didier Camp Releases Country Song

Our daily check in on other news and political sites. Today we've got the TNT's Political Buzz, TVW's Capitol Reocord, Orphan Road, and City Council Member Sally Bagshaw's blog.

07/30/2010 By Bryce McKay

This Washington

Candidate Accuses Rival of Stealing Signs, Threatens Retaliation in Voice Mail. Listen In.

Republican Gregg Bennett accused Sen. Rodney Tom of stealing his yard signs, and threatens to have his high school cadre take out Tom's signs in return.

07/30/2010 By Bryce McKay

PubliCola Adds Life

On Other Blogs Today: Didier and Akers on the Campaign Trail. Together.

We were busy endorsing candidates today (including a Republican). Our daily check in with other local news sites kept us up to date.

07/29/2010 By Bryce McKay

This Washington

Late Afternoon Rumor Fizz: WCV Director Leaving to Work Sudanese Election

Afternoon Fizz: Kurt Fritts, Executive Director of the WCV, is heading to Sudan.

07/29/2010 By Bryce McKay