Explainer

A Seattle Voter's Guide to the November 2019 General Election

Before you drop your vote in the mail by November 5, here's a quick look at your ballot.

10/22/2019 By Rosin Saez

Olympia Dispatch

House Bill Aims to Fix Sound Transit's Inflated Car Values

But the bill would cost Sound Transit an estimated $780 million.

04/17/2017 By Hayat Norimine

Urban Upgrade

Dow Constantine Will Save Metro If the Legislature Won’t

The King County executive is going it alone. Call it tactical localism.

02/25/2014 By Josh Feit

Article

Extra Fizz: Three from Olympia

Republicans help pass DREAM Act out of committee today and help repeal telecom tax break, while Democrats push for transit funding.

02/21/2013 By Josh Feit

On Other Blogs

Seattle Transit Blog: How About a Payroll Tax?

Seattle Transit Blog: Voters killed the car-tab fee. The city council killed the head tax. Could a payroll tax be the happy medium?

11/22/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

News

Post-Campaign Fizz: Awaiting the Forch-Godden Numbers

Your one-stop shop for today's local campaign news, gossip, and analysis.

11/10/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

The C is for Crank

Both McGinn and His Critics Are Wrong About Why Prop. 1 Lost

McGinn and his critics are both wrong about why car-tab fees lost last night.

11/09/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

News

Straight Out of "the Rand Paul Playbook"

Your one-stop shop for today's local campaign news, gossip, and analysis.

11/08/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

News

Campaign Fizz: The $60 Car-Tab Fee

Your one-stop shop for today's Prop. 1 news, gossip, and analysis. Image via SDOT.

11/01/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

News

Campaign Fizz: Freeman Accuses Council Member of Being in Pocket of "Big Developers"

Your one-stop shop for today's local campaign news, gossip, and analysis.

11/01/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

News

Campaign Fizz: City Should Fund Highways, Highway Consultant Says

Your one-stop shop for today's local campaign news, gossip, and analysis.

10/25/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

News

Campaign Fizz: Eastsiders For Seattle School Incumbents

Your one-stop shop for today's local campaign news, gossip, and analysis.

10/24/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

News

Campaign Fizz: Bad News for Car Tab Measure

Your one-stop shop for today's local campaign news, gossip, and analysis.

10/19/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

News

Most Anti-Car-Tab Money Comes from a Single North Seattle Developer

Three-quarters of the anti-car-tab campaign's funding comes from a single North Seattle developer.

10/18/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

News

Campaign Fizz: Republicans Hold Fundraiser for Balducci Opponent

Your one-stop shop for today's local campaign news, gossip, and analysis.

10/18/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

News

Campaign Fizz: Endorsements, Questionnaires, and Fact Checking

Your one-stop shop for today's local campaign news, gossip, and analysis.

10/17/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

The C is for Crank

Demagoguery of the Day

Anti-car-tab demagoguery pits bikes against cops.

10/14/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

News

Campaign Fizz: It Meets the Traditional Definition of a Push Poll

Your one-stop shop for today's local news, gossip, and analysis.

10/10/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

News

Anti-Car Tab Campaign Files Ethics Complaint

The anti-car-tab campaign charges ethics violations by its opponents.

10/10/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

News

Guess Who Likes the South Lake Union Trolley

Housing advocacy group applauds South Lake Union streetcar.

10/04/2011 By Josh Feit