Morning Fizz

Murray's Affordable Housing Bill Faces Criticism in Olympia

Critics call Murray bill a developer giveaway, critics call Peterson firing an ideological temper tantrum.

02/09/2016 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Holcomb vs. Sawant

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring the union vs. the union, Holcomb vs. Sawant, and a slow-growther fast-growther love fest.

07/17/2014 By Morning Fizz

Isn't It Weird That

Isn't It Weird That...

Some weird things we noticed about density and its discontents.

03/14/2014 By Erica C. Barnett

One Question

One Question for John Fox about aPodments

One question for Seattle Displacement Coalition founder John Fox about aPodments.

03/26/2013 By Erica C. Barnett


Guess Who Likes the South Lake Union Trolley

Housing advocacy group applauds South Lake Union streetcar.

10/04/2011 By Josh Feit

PubliCola Adds Life

This Week's ThinkTank Pits Social-Justice Lefty vs. Social-Justice Lefty

In this week's ThinkTank, two progressive advocates tackle the issue of car-tab fees.

09/14/2011 By Erica C. Barnett


Licata v. Fox on $60 Car Tabs

It's populist lefty vs. populist lefty on the question of raising car-tab fees $60 to pay for transportation.

09/14/2011 By Erica C. Barnett


Evening Campaign Fizz: Car-Tab Opponents Form PACs

Neighborhood and housing activists form groups to fight the $60 vehicle license fee that will be on the ballot in November.

08/24/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

City Hall

Anti-Growth Activists Get It Wrong on Job Density

Two anti-growth activists argue against a different kind of density—job density. But moving jobs to the suburbs is not the "green" solution they claim it is.

07/08/2010 By Erica C. Barnett


State Rep. Simpson Takes it Out into the Hallway

The fight between environmentalists and economic populists over Rep. Sharon Nelson's density bill gets personal.

01/28/2009 By Josh Feit