This Washington

Low Turnout and the New Malaise

Turnout nears 35-year low.

11/10/2014 By Josh Feit

Election 2014

Are Later (Younger) Voters Better Informed Than Early Voters?

With each successive batch, the Prop 1B vote keeps gets a stronger and stronger showing.

11/07/2014 By Josh Feit

Election 2014

What Do the Progressive I-594 Vote and Democratic Losses in the House Have in Common?

Will conservative Democrats be the new power brokers in the state house?

11/06/2014 By Josh Feit

Election 2014

Election Night Winners & Losers

Caffeinated News featuring: Ed Murray, Nick Hanauer, Microsoft, Unfunded Mandates, and more.

11/05/2014 By Morning Fizz

Election 2014

Transit Funding, Preschool Funding, and Gun Control Winning

Election Results


Election 2014

Will Washington Voters Make History Tonight?

A list of this evening's Election Night parties, including one that might make history.

11/04/2014 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

"No, I Don't Live with My Parents"

Caffeinated news featuring last-minute campaign videos and loopy campaign videos.

11/04/2014 By Morning Fizz


Polling from Key Washington Districts Spells Bad News for Democrats

Obama and Inslee numbers in 28th, 42nd, and 45th, don't bode well for Democratic hopes.

11/03/2014 By Josh Feit

Election 2014

Is a Democratic Surprise Brewing in This Washington?

The popular gun control initiative may explain surprising Democratic turnout numbers so far.

10/31/2014 By Josh Feit

Afternoon Jolt

Afternoon Jolt: The Sen. Andy Hill Version

The day's winners and losers.

10/28/2014 By Afternoon Jolt

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Council Skeptical of $1.07 Billion Waterfront Project (LIKE); Celis in Bike Gear (DISLIKE)

Caffeinated News featuring our weekly LIKES and DISLIKES

10/24/2014 By Morning Fizz

Afternoon Jolt

Prop 1A Accuses Competing Preschool Measure of Having Conservative Donors

The union-backed Prop 1A campaign says city's preschool measure is funded by supporters of charter schools.

10/23/2014 By Afternoon Jolt

Election 2014

The Living Voters Guide

A non-partisan look at this year's ballot.

10/20/2014 By Diane Douglas

Afternoon Jolt

Afternoon Jolt: Celis Campaign Doubles Down on Gender Stereotypes

The day's winners, losers, nerds, and great communicators.

10/16/2014 By Afternoon Jolt

Election 2014

Despite Extra Money to Dahlquist, KCGOP says They Don't Favor GOP Rep. in Race Against Republican Sen. Roach

Eastern Washington Roach Rival, Republican Sen. Hewitt gives $2,500 to KCGOP

10/15/2014 By Josh Feit


PubliCalendar: Stay Informed and Win Arguments

Today's picks for civic nerds

10/15/2014 By Darren Davis


PubliCalendar: A (Civic) Party in Maple Leaf

Today's picks for civic nerds

10/14/2014 By Darren Davis

One Question

One Question for Metro Head Kevin Desmond

One question about Metro's financial status for Metro GM Kevin Desmond.

10/09/2014 By Erica C. Barnett

Guest Op/Ed

Creating High Quality Preschool

Here's why the Seattle YMCA and Washington state Head Start support Prop. 1B.

10/09/2014 By Bob Gilbertson and Joel Ryan