Snap Judgment

Should Seattle Open a Public Bank?

Many a politician has backed a municipal bank over the years, but now that Seattle has dedicated $100,000 to study its feasibility, a city-run institution that invests in small businesses, green energy, and more may no longer be just a fantasy.

01/25/2018 By Jaime Archer

Mayor's Race 2017

Why Doesn't the City Already Have a Public Bank?

State senator Bob Hasegawa has made the push for a municipal bank central to his platform.

05/11/2017 By Hayat Norimine


Phoenix Jones, Bank Rage, and Occupy

Phoenix Jones chases Belltown stabbing suspect; bank rage; and robbery suspect flees into Occupy camp.

11/28/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee

Morning Fizz

Weekend Numbers

Monday Edition: weekend protests; weekend sunshine; higher ed; higher density.

06/06/2011 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Eyman Had an Unlikely Ally

01/22/2010 By Morning Fizz