Afternoon Jolt

Quick Friday Jolt: Ex-GOP Chair Calls Female Immigration Protesters "Witches" and "Hags"

Ex-state Republican Party chair Kirby Wilbur calls women who protested for immigration reform "witches," "hags," "ugly," and "old."

11/08/2013 By Afternoon Jolt

Afternoon Jolt

Three for Thursday: A Jolt, A Weird, and Extra Fizz

McGinn's YouTube Ad, the Lummi Tribe vs. Coal, and the Republicans look for a new chair.

08/01/2013 By Josh Feit

Afternoon Jolt

Monday Jolt: Wilbur Out as State GOP Chair

The day's winners and losers.

07/29/2013 By Josh Feit


Isn't It Weird That ...

A couple of weird things we noticed about the arena, the Republicans, and Steinbrueck supporters. And a cool thing too.

01/24/2013 By Josh Feit and Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Angry Special Interests

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: fundraising, discriminating, apologizing, and conspiracy theories.

01/15/2013 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Extra Extra Fizz: The Kings and the Republicans

Sacramento news crews descend on the mayor's office; Republicans thank dissident Tom.

01/10/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

One Question

One Question for the Republican Party

Does the Washington State GOP need to change its views on social issues?

11/01/2012 By Dameon Matule

Afternoon Jolt

Tuesday Jolt: "Vile and Bigoted People"

The day's winners and losers.

10/23/2012 By Afternoon Jolt

One Question

One Question About the Seattle Times' Great Experiment

PubliCola talks to WSRP Chair Kirby Wilbur and a Democratic consultant about the Seattle Times' great "experiment"

10/18/2012 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

A Reality Check on Slashing Government

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: concrete examples; Republican library hours; bkfst at Chick-fil-a; and mannequins.

08/28/2012 By Morning Fizz


Thank God for Darcy Burner

Kirby Wilbur, Chair of the Washington State Republican Party, writes a guest Cola op/ed, weighing in with his sage advice for Democratic primary voters.

08/03/2012 By Kirby Wilbur

Morning Fizz

"We Have to Make This a Constructive Conversation"

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: the Port and the City; Inslee and McKenna; Rev. Joe Fuiten and Lt. Gov. Brad Owen; Wibur and Burner; and more.

07/25/2012 By Morning Fizz


Kirby Wilbur Responds to Cheryl Pflug

State Republican chair Kirby Wilbur responds to claims by former state senator Cheryl Pflug about Dino Rossi's appointment to Pflug's former state senate seat.

07/12/2012 By Kirby Wilbur


Wednesday Jolt: Cheryl Pflug Strikes Back

The day's winners and losers. Image via TVW.

07/11/2012 By Afternoon Jolt

That Washington

WA State's Congressional GOP Delegation Votes to Repeal Obamacare

Washington State's GOP lines up against Obamacare. McDermott makes fun of them. What does McKenna say?

07/11/2012 By Josh Feit