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How Washington State Politicians Reacted to the U.S. Capitol Invasion

A harrowing day prompted plenty of response from local pols.

01/07/2021 By Benjamin Cassidy

That Washington

State of the Union Guests: Who Are Our Lawmakers Inviting?

Washington's Democratic congressional delegates are sending a message.

02/05/2019 By Hayat Norimine


Murray, Cantwell Aren't Backing Medicare for All Bill

The two Washington progressive senators aren't co-sponsors right now, and likely won't be.

09/14/2017 By Araz Hachadourian


Perfect Party February 2015

Here’s who we’d invite if we could entertain this month’s most interesting visitors, locals, and newsmakers.

02/06/2015 By Seattle Met Staff


The Progressive Bowl: Cantwell, Not Warren, Is Senate's Super Populist

Forget Sherman vs. Brady. In my book it's Cantwell vs. Warren.

01/27/2015 By Josh Feit

That Washington

More on Sen. Cantwell vs. the NFL

Cantwell says NFL's tax exempt status is an important issue.

12/05/2014 By Josh Feit

That Washington

Cantwell Calls for Net Neutrality. Again.

Sen. Maria Cantwell warns of Internet "Toll Lanes."

11/19/2014 By Josh Feit

That Washington

Extra Fizz: Cantwell Proposes New Glass-Steagall Act (Again)

Cantwell calls for "bright line" between commercial and investment banking.

07/11/2013 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: "I've Been Very Concerned"

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: fundraising, questioning, outlining, and suing.

04/10/2013 By Morning Fizz

That Washington

Cantwell Opposes Obama Apointee

Sen. Maria Cantwell voices frustration over delay in ACA provision.

02/28/2013 By Carryn Vande Griend

On Other Blogs Today

On Other Blogs Today: Boeing Woes and Senate Foes

Our daily roundup.

01/18/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

One Question

One Question for U.S. Sens. Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell

With an Obama deficit deal on the table that cuts Social Security, will Washington State's liberal senators stand pat?

12/19/2012 By Josh Feit

Afternoon Jolt

Friday Jolt: Gas Taxes and Oil Prices

Transit advocates get unclear mandate, Cantwell gets mad.

11/30/2012 By Afternoon Jolt

PubliCola Picks

PubliCola Picks No on Charter Schools

Our final batch of endorsements. Some no-brainers (vote for Cantwell) and some big issues: Reject I-1240.

10/29/2012 By PubliCola Picks

Morning Fizz

An Obvious Question About the Veracity of the Times' Claim

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring more political ads in the Times, more contributions, and more bickering.

10/25/2012 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Eternally Stressed

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring John Koster, Maria Cantwell, Mayor McGinn, Tim Burgess, and the city budget.

10/24/2012 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

It Could Threaten Funding for Social Services

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring the city's legislative agenda; secret cash; endorsements; and sloppy claims.

10/16/2012 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Voters Won't Get a Straight Answer

Caffeinated News and Gossip featuring independent expenditure groups, candidate debates, and endorsements.

10/15/2012 By Morning Fizz


Extra Jolt: Longtime Republican Leader Endorses Cantwell Over Baumgartner

Prominent Republican endorses Cantwell.

08/23/2012 By Afternoon Jolt