Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Our Friday Likes and Dislikes

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring radical politics, parking lots, education funding, lesbians, math, and U.S. Rep. Suzan DelBene

05/02/2014 By Morning Fizz

This Washington

McCleary Report Due to Court by End of Month

Legislators not sure what to tell the Court about K-12 funding plan.

04/04/2014 By Josh Feit

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Morning Fizz: U.S. Rep. DelBene's UPS Stunt

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring donning UPS brown, losing money, and losing Jim Compton.

03/19/2014 By Morning Fizz

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Morning Fizz: The Fundamental Dispute

Caffeinated news and gossip featuring cavalier miens, racist jerks, and changing conditions.

02/27/2014 By Morning Fizz

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Morning Fizz: Symbolizing Their Plight

Caffeinated news and gossip featuring student dreams, abortion, and teacher raises.


Budget News

Gov. Inslee Proposes "Hold-Steady" and "Get-Ready" Budget

Gov. Jay Inslee released a $33.8 billion supplemental budget today.

12/17/2013 By Shirley Qiu

This Washington

GET Program Proves Resilient

Republican calls to end student aid were ill-informed.

09/10/2013 By Shirley Qiu

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Framed the Debate

THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED. Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring district elections, vetoes, and lawsuits.

07/12/2013 By Morning Fizz

This Washington

Capitol Newsmaker, Week 12: Education Funding

Every week of the 2013 legislative session, Niki Reading picks the lawmaker who's at the center of the action.

04/05/2013 By Niki Reading


Isn't it Weird That...

Some weird things we noticed about K-12 funding, mayoral funding, and Michael Baumgartner.

02/12/2013 By Josh Feit and Eric C. Barnett

This Washington

McCleary in Theory

Education advocates and Democrats shoot down GOP's banner idea to fund education first.

02/08/2013 By Carryn Vande Griend

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: But of Course Peter Steinbrueck Is Here

Caffeinated news and gossip featuring: Republicans push new rules; Steinbrueck breaks the rules; more Sims rumors; towing legislation; and probationary periods.

02/01/2013 By Morning Fizz

This Washington

Legislative Session: Week 3 Preview

What to watch for this week in Olympia

01/28/2013 By Niki Reading

On Other Blogs

On Other Blogs Today: School Budget Bombshell

Our daily roundup.

10/05/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

You Partisan Hypocrites

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: Last night's gubernatorial debate; the city budget; and the seawall.

10/03/2012 By Morning Fizz

This Washington

Inslee Camp Ignores Cola Clarification

Inslee campaign takes PubliCola headline out of context, again.

04/16/2012 By Josh Feit

This Washington

McKenna Spokesman Credits Legislators for Passing Bipartisan Budget Proposal Despite Ed Funding Cuts

Nonpartisan ways and means staff says Friday's Republican budget hits education harder then he Democratic proposal. What does Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob McKenna say?

03/05/2012 By Josh Feit