ICYMI

Kathy Lambert Is Election Season’s First Loser

Even before votes are tallied, the fifth-term King County Council member has forfeited some of her power in ignominious fashion.

10/20/2021 By Benjamin Cassidy

Explainer

Seattle Will Have a Recall Election After All. How Will It Work?

Seattle City Council member Kshama Sawant faces a recall election on December 7.

10/05/2021 By Benjamin Cassidy

Vote!

A Last-Minute Guide to the August 3 Primary Election

Everything you need to know, procrastinators.

07/30/2021 By Benjamin Cassidy

2020 Election

How Long Will It Take Washington to Count the Votes?

Plus answers to a few basic questions that may come up in your living room or group chat.

11/03/2020 By Benjamin Cassidy

2020 Election

Your Last-Minute Anxieties about Voting in King County, Addressed

How to register to vote if you still haven’t, and what to do if your ballot hasn’t arrived.

10/20/2020 By Christy Carley

Midterm 2018

What to Watch for in the Primary Election Tonight

All eyes are on the Eighth Congressional District tonight.

08/07/2018 By Hayat Norimine

Election 2017

What You Need to Know About Primary Election Night

The biggest developments and what to expect in the next few days.

08/02/2017 By Hayat Norimine

Housing and Homelessness

How Regressive Is the Mayor's Sales Tax Proposal for Homelessness?

The sales tax is regressive, but experts say just slightly more so than a Seattle property tax.

04/04/2017 By Hayat Norimine

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: The Nagging Backstory

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring underwhelming numbers, surprising job description, and nagging backstory.

08/20/2014 By Morning Fizz

Election 2012

McKenna Camp Paying People to Collect Ballots; KC Elections Advises Voters to Send Ballots In Themselves

McKenna campaign and Republicans paying volunteers to collect ballots.

11/02/2012 By Josh Feit

News

Straight Out of "the Rand Paul Playbook"

Your one-stop shop for today's local campaign news, gossip, and analysis.

11/08/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

News

Don't Forget to Vote By Tomorrow

Your one-stop shop for today's local campaign news, gossip, and analysis.

11/07/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

News

Campaign Fizz: KC Elections Fails to Mail 11,000 Ballots

Your one-stop shop for today's local campaign news, gossip, and analysis.

10/28/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

News

Campaign Fizz: The Latest Election Results

The latest results in local elections.

08/18/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

News

Campaign Fizz: Election Day Edition

The day's local campaign roundup, election day edition.

08/16/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

News

Campaign Fizz: Long Shots, Low Turnout, and Lagging Donations

Your one-stop shop for today's local campaign news, gossip, and analysis.

08/11/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

News

Huff Ahead

02/03/2009 By Josh Feit