Morning Fizz

Democrats Help Pass Charter Schools Bill, Special Session Likely as Budget Negotiations Continue

Last days in Olympia as Democrats and Republicans squabble over supplemental budget.

03/10/2016 By Josh Feit

Afternoon Jolt

Inslee, GOP Spar Over Department of Corrections Scandal

GOP subpoenas documents, Inslee appoints former federal prosecutors.

01/20/2016 By John Stang


Gregoire Scales Back Public Safety Cuts

Governor's budget could leave more offenders unsupervised and with fewer options when they leave prison.

10/27/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee

This Washington

Dept. of Corrections Budget Proposal is Grim

DOC makes it official, sends grim list of cuts to Governor Gregoire.

09/23/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee

This Washington

State Could Release Inmates Months Early, Cut Probation Oversight

The Department of Corrections could soon release inmates months early and cut probation for nearly all offenders to meet Gregoire's budget plan.

09/22/2011 By Josh Feit