Washington Dems Ditched the Caucus. Will That Make Our Votes Count?

By switching to an earlier, mail-in voting system, the state’s Democratic leaders hope Washington becomes a primary season destination.

02/21/2020 By Benjamin Cassidy

What Happens in Olympia

A Guide to Understanding the 66th Legislative Session

From a capital gains tax to action on climate change, these are the bills to watch during the extra long session.

12/14/2018 By Hayat Norimine

Bumbershoot Blunder

Debunking a Few Seattle Myths

What exactly is the Seattle Freeze? And why does nobody carry an umbrella?

09/21/2018 By Allison Williams

Election 2016

Pro-Palestinian Rights Sign Pulled Down During Washington State Delegation DNC Roll Call

Video captures tense moment at convention.

07/29/2016 By Josh Feit

Afternoon Jolt

Southeast Seattle Democrats Withhold Early Endorsement from Incumbent Inslee

Ornery Democrats not kind to Governor Inslee nor Patty Murray.

04/12/2016 By Josh Feit


PubliCalendar: Sawant Q&A and Pioneer Square Then and Now

Today's picks for civic nerds.

02/10/2014 By Genie Leslie

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Speaking of Socialism

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring books and agendas.

12/20/2013 By Morning Fizz


PubliCalendar: Greendrinks, Green Roads, and Democrats in Digital Media

Today’s picks for civic nerds.

04/09/2013 By Anna Chatilo


PubliCalendar: Democracy Documentary, Bike Basics, and a Forest Forum

Today’s picks for civic nerds.

03/06/2013 By Anna Chatilo

Afternoon Jolt

Tuesday Jolt: "Vile and Bigoted People"

The day's winners and losers.

10/23/2012 By Afternoon Jolt


Mystic Jolt: Ramtha Guru Gives $50,000 to the Democrats

The day's winners & losers.

08/28/2012 By Afternoon Jolt