That Washington

Tweet of the Day: Cantwell on Dry Peas & Lentils

Maria Cantwell gets serious. Again.

07/12/2012 By Josh Feit


Cantwell's Impressive Fundraising Numbers

The day's winners & losers.

04/16/2012 By Afternoon Jolt

That Washington

An Ex-Sheriff and Two Women; Where Do WA's Republicans in Congress Stand on Violence Against Women Act?

Where do Washington State's Republican Congresswomen, and King County's former sheriff, stand on the Violence Against Women Act? Image via

04/03/2012 By Josh Feit

That Washington

Murray and Cantwell: Republicans Threaten to Kill VAWA

Washington's two Democratic US Senators say the Violence Against Women Act, opposed by many Republicans, should not be a partisan issue.

04/02/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

The C is for Crank

Women's Work is Never Done

At a time when women's human rights are being eroded around the nation, fighting to preserve those rights is still largely viewed as "women's work."

03/16/2012 By Erica C. Barnett


Cantwell "Furious" At GOP Opposition to Violence Against Women Act

Republicans opposed to renewing the Violence Against Women Act are effectively arguing that the legislation, which passed in 1994 with broad bipartisan support, protects too many women. Image via the New York Times.

03/15/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

The C is for Crank

Today In Men Who Do Not Know How Contraception Works

Rush Limbaugh invokes US Sen. Maria Cantwell in his crusade against women (ahem, "sluts" and "prostitutes") who want access to birth control.

03/01/2012 By Erica C. Barnett


Thursday Jolt: Who You Calling a Victim?

The Day's Winners & Losers.

02/23/2012 By Afternoon Jolt

Morning Fizz

GPS or Telematic Tracking Device


02/23/2012 By Morning Fizz

That Washington

Metaphor of the Day

The ultimate response.

02/09/2012 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

A Huge Uproar

Thursday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip.

02/09/2012 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Even More Impressive

Monday Edition. Caffeinated news & gossip featuring Rob McKenna, Maria Cantwell, gay marriage, abortion rights, and Newt Gingrich.

01/30/2012 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Equating Light Rail with Crime and Other Holiday Weekend Screeds

Cantwell, light rail, pot, Richard Conlin, Gregoire's sales tax proposal, sports stadium in SODO, and more.

12/26/2011 By Morning Fizz

The C is for Crank

How About This, Michael Baumgartner....

State Sen. Michael Baumgartner says US Sen. Maria Cantwell, who he's challenging, is unqualified to vote on Plan B because she isn't married.

12/15/2011 By Erica C. Barnett


Tuesday Jolt: Over the Counter?

The day's winners and losers.

12/06/2011 By Afternoon Jolt


Monday Jolt: State Rep. Gerry Pollet

The day's winners and losers.

12/05/2011 By Afternoon Jolt


Wednesday Jolt: Labor Deal Puts 737 Contract in Puget Sound

The day's winners and losers.

11/30/2011 By Afternoon Jolt

That Washington

Cantwell Richest Among WA Delegation, Herrera Beutler Poorest

Lefty Cantwell is richest in Washington delegation, Republican Herrera Beutler is poorest.

11/16/2011 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Occupy Seattle is No Exception

Friday Edition. Caffeinated news & gossip starring: the city budget; Metro; Occupy Seattle; the NYT and US Sen. Maria Cantwell.

11/11/2011 By Morning Fizz