2012 Election

Subtract Her Own $1.9 Million, and DelBene Still Leads in Individual Contributions

Subtract DelBene's own money, and she's still winning in individual contributions.

07/27/2012 By Josh Feit

2012 Election

DelBene Supporter Files Formal Complaint Against Ruderman's Mom's PAC

DelBene supporter files formal complaint with FEC over Ruderman's mom's attack ads.

07/25/2012 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

At First People Laughed

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: a world class city; public money for religious organizations; bad campaign mailers; crime stats; and more.

07/20/2012 By Morning Fizz

2012 Election

Burner Leads, DelBene Gains Ground in Latest Polling

The latest polling in the 1st Congressional District shows the race tightening with Burner and DelBene dueling it out.

07/19/2012 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Organizations that Typically Contribute to Republicans

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: MomGate, Brett Phillips, Hans Zeiger, and campaign contributions.

07/19/2012 By Josh Feit

2013 Election

Ruderman Tells Her Mom's PAC to Pull TV Ad

Ruderman says anti-DelBene TV spot—funded by her mom—should come down.

07/17/2012 By Josh Feit

PubliCola Adds Life


Josh will be on with Ken Schram to talk about the McKenna tweet flap and the Ruderman IE flap.

07/17/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

2012 Election

Extra Fizz: Ruderman TV Spot Features Her Mom

Adding to an already-distracting story about an attack ad being funded by her mom, a new Ruderman TV spot, titled "Family," features ... Ruderman's mom.

07/16/2012 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

$1 Million of Her Own Money

Caffeinated News & Gossip starring: Suzan DelBene, Laura Ruderman, Laura Ruderman's mom, Opie Taylor, and corporate personhood.

07/16/2012 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

She's the Candidate to Beat Right Now

Caffeinated News & Gossip starring: Laura Ruderman, Darcy Burner, Rob McKenna, Bobby Jindal, aPodments, and the city's ethics office.

07/12/2012 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

"Do We Have the Right Security in Place?"

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring the arena shortfall, quotes from the candidates debate, Democrats for Republicans, Democrats against gay rights, and more.

07/10/2012 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Pelz Removes Name from List of Chairs Backing National Gay Marriage Platform Fight

Friday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip.

05/04/2012 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Reinstate Limits on Care and Eliminate Guaranteed Coverage

Thursday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip.

05/03/2012 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

The Narcissist

Monday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip.

04/16/2012 By Morning Fizz


Ruderman at $362,000

Former state representative Laura Ruderman has raised more than $360,000, putting her in the lead among a pack of six candidates for the First Congressional District seat being vacated by Jay Inslee, who's running for governo.

04/10/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

New Poll: Inslee Ahead. A Couple of Asterisks, Though.

Monday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip.

04/02/2012 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

In Big Change, Inslee Backs Teacher Evaluations as "Significant" Part of Hiring and Firing Decisions

Thursday Edition. Caffeinated news and gossip.

03/29/2012 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Liberal Bubble

Monday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip.

03/26/2012 By Morning Fizz

This Washington

Judging the Candidates (and the Democratic Party) by Their Questionnaires

Darcy Burner and education reform jump off the page of KC Democrats' questionnaires.

03/22/2012 By Josh Feit

That Washington

Judging the Candidates by Their Donors

Top corporate lobbyists and PACs going for Hobbs.

03/20/2012 By Josh Feit