Afternoon Jolt

Monday Jolt: Democratic Chair Pelz Will Step Down Early Next Year

The day's winners and losers.

09/30/2013 By Afternoon Jolt

Morning Fizz

Speaking of Acerbic Commentary

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: Grand pronouncements about Suzan DelBene, the Seattle Housing Authority, the arena, Dwight Pelz, and the Ride Free Area.

08/09/2012 By Morning Fizz


Democratic Party Chair Dwight Pelz: Why Liberals Should Support the Sonics

Outspoken liberal Dwight Pelz, head of the state Democratic Party, on why liberals shouldn't turn up their noses up at the arena deal.

07/24/2012 By Dwight Pelz

Morning Fizz

Pelz Removes Name from List of Chairs Backing National Gay Marriage Platform Fight

Friday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip.

05/04/2012 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Belittling, Scoffing, and Dismissing

Monday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip.

02/27/2012 By Josh Feit


Friday Jolt: Winners & Losers on a Big News Day in ... Late December?

Today's (long list of) winners & losers.

12/16/2011 By Afternoon Jolt

Morning Fizz

Morning Quotes

Friday Edition. Caffeinated news and gossip starring: Tom Rasmussen, Bobby Forch, Occupy Seattle, and Mitt Romney in Seattle.

10/14/2011 By Morning Fizz

This Washington

Pelz Says McKenna Not Standing Up to Banks

State Democratic Party chair Pelz accuses GOP gubernatorial candidate McKenna of giving banks "a free pass" by negotiating a deal that would lower punishments for illegal mortgage practices.

10/05/2011 By Josh Feit


Jolt: Koch Brothers Connection to McKenna; Kucinich to Stay in Ohio

Tuesday Jolt. An account of today's winners and losers.

09/13/2011 By Afternoon Jolt

This Washington

Democrats Continue to Denounce McKenna's "Free Ride"

Democrats hold press conference blasting Mckenna for accepting an in-kind contribution from Honda Auto Center of Bellevue.

08/23/2011 By Lummy Lin

This Washington

Kucinich Calls Pelz

Rep. Dennis Kucinich places call to Washington State Party Chair Dwight Pelz, asks to meet and open lines of communication.

05/16/2011 By Josh Feit

On Other Blogs

Seattle Times: Pelz Questions Kucinich Talk

Local Democrats have a mixed reaction to talk of Kucinich running for congress in Washington State.

05/04/2011 By Josh Feit


Quote of the Day

Democrats go after Rossi's relationship with corporate lobbyists. Again.

09/01/2010 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

For Reasons I Could Not Fathom

Caffeinated news and gossip. Your daily Morning Fizz: State Democrats likely to endorse pot initiative; Reichert won't answer questions on BP spill; the first female sheriff of Thurston County?; and dirty phone calls.

06/21/2010 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

The Negative Perception

06/16/2010 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz


04/29/2010 By Morning Fizz

This Washington

Quote of the Day Goes to Dwight Pelz

03/22/2010 By Josh Feit