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Campaign Fizz: Why Jane Hague's In Trouble

The day's local campaign roundup.

08/22/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Campaign Fizz: City and County Council Edition

The day's local campaign roundup, post-election edition.

08/17/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Cola Candidate Ratings

PubliCola's 2011 candidate ratings.

08/16/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

City Hall

Council Members: Today's Metro Announcement Won't Change Our Positions on License Fee

City council members say today's Metro news won't change their positions on the appropriate size and makeup of a vehicle license fee to pay for transportation.

08/12/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

City Hall

$60 License Fee is the Starting Point, Not the Compromise

The city council's starting point for debating a vehicle license fee to pay for transportation is $60---not $80, as some had hoped.

08/10/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

City Hall

Council Committee Passes Paid Sick Leave Ordinance; More Changes to Come

A council committee passes the paid sick leave ordinance, but still has questions about the details.

08/10/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Campaign Fizz: The Challengers, the Money, and the Tunnel

The day's local campaign roundup.

08/10/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Cola Candidate Ratings: City Council Position 9

PubliCola's 2011 candidate evaluations: Seattle City Council Position 9

08/09/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Cola Candidate Ratings: City Council Position 7

PubliCola's 2011 candidate evaluations: Seattle City Council Position 7.

08/09/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Cola Candidate Ratings: City Council Position 5

PubliCola's 2011 candidate evaluations: Seattle City Council Position 5.

08/09/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Cola Candidate Ratings: City Council Position 3

PubliCola's 2011 candidate evaluations: City Council Position 3.

08/09/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Cola Candidate Ratings: City Council Position 1

PubliCola's 2011 candidate evaluations: Seattle City Council, position 1.

08/09/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

City Hall

No Consensus On Size, Composition of City Transportation Ballot Measure

The city council debates the size and composition of a potential transportation ballot measure.

08/08/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

City Hall

Council Gets a Primer on "The Dangers of Social Media"

The city council's technology committee gets a primer on cookies, hackers, evildoers, and "the virus sites."

08/05/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Campaign Fizz: Endorsements Galore!

The day's local campaign roundup.

08/03/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Campaign Double-Take

A candidate recycles his campaign flyer---all except the message.

08/03/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Campaign Fizz: Council Edition

Today's local campaign roundup, city and county council edition.

08/02/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

News

City Council Member Tim Burgess: "This Vote Won't Stop the Project."

City Council member Tim Burgess, running virtually unopposed for reelection, talks about police accountability, the tunnel, his controversial panhandling proposal, and whether he's running for mayor.

07/27/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Campaign Fizz: The Latest Numbers

The day's city campaign roundup.

07/27/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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The Next Steps in the Fight Against Sex Trafficking

In a PubliCola guest op/ed, city council candidate Maurice Classen details his proposal to crack down on child sex trafficking in Seattle.

07/26/2011 By Erica C. Barnett