Born This Way

Conversion Therapy Survivors Still Have Wounds to Heal

Licensed therapists can no longer practice conversion therapy on minors. But new legislation can't erase the anguish of those who lived through the experience.

06/19/2018 By Hayat Norimine

Morning Fizz

Friday LIKES and DISLIKES: Wild Hearing in Olympia

Caffeinated News featuring loopy senate hearing, bike lanes, and coal.

02/06/2015 By Josh Feit

Afternoon Jolt

Wednesday Jolt: GOP State Senator Supports Gas Tax for Transit (In His District)

Anti-tax and transit Republican passes gas tax for transit bill.

02/04/2015 By Josh Feit

One Question

One Question for Sen. Marko Liias About Whether Sound Transit Should Subsidize Parking

One question for state Sen. Marko Liias about a proposal to link Sound Transit funding to subsidies for parking in neighborhoods near light-rail stations.

03/05/2014 By Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: All Those Honking Horns

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring fundraising, appointments, anniversaries, and super bowls.

01/20/2014 By Morning Fizz

Afternoon Jolt

Afternoon Jolt: Goldman Sachs Out, Liias In?

The day's winners and losers.


2012 Election

One Question for Enviro State Rep. Marko Liias

Today's One Question: The most obvious question of the day.

08/27/2012 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Unintended Consequences

Caffeinated News & Gossip. Featuring: unintended consequences, write-in candidates, and the Republican response.

08/27/2012 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Clearly and Repeatedly Said

Tuesday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip.

04/24/2012 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Guaranteeing the Top One Percent Pay Too

Friday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: out-of-state millions, taxing the rich, suing the state, and essential shopping.

02/03/2012 By Morning Fizz

This Washington

Liias Out

The first casualty of redistricting, state Rep. Marko Liias bows out of run for US Congress.

12/29/2011 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

"Seems to Solve a Lot of Problems"

Thursday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip starring: Occupy Seattle; Darcy Burner; John Boehner; Marko Liias, and Zack Hudgins.

11/03/2011 By Morning Fizz

That Washington

Liias Hypes Number of Contributors

U.S. Congressional candidate state Rep. Marko Liias says grassroots support is key in crowded field.

10/07/2011 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

The Effort is Gaining Steam

Friday Edition. Caffeinated news and gossip featuring: Tim Ceis, Marko Liias, all nine members of the Seattle City Council, and more.

09/15/2011 By Morning Fizz

That Washington

Rep. Liias Blasts Sen. Hobbs for "Special Interest" Fundraiser

THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH A RESPONSE FROM THE HOBBS CAMPAIGN. State Rep. Marko Liias criticizes State Sen. Steve Hobbs' corporate fundraiser.

08/25/2011 By Josh Feit

That Washington

Liias Jumps In

Environmentalist state house rep throws hat in the Inslee ring.

08/02/2011 By Josh Feit

That Washington

RE: Goodman's Cash Crop

A quick follow-up to yesterday's post about the group of candidates that are jockeying for U.S. Rep. Jay Inslee's (D-WA, 1) seat.

07/08/2011 By Josh Feit

That Washington

Rep. Goodman's Campaign Cash Crop

Drug reform group is U.S. Congress hopeful Goodman's biggest contributor.

07/07/2011 By Josh Feit

That Washington

Extra Fizz: Another Democrat Will Run for Inslee's Seat

Former Democratic state legislator Laura Ruderman says she'll run for U.S. Rep Jay Inslee's seat if Inslee runs for governor.

06/01/2011 By Josh Feit

On Other Blogs

HeraldNet: Liias Announces Exploratory Committee for Congress

Everett Herald: State Rep. Marko Liias has formed an exploratory committee to run for Jay Inslee's seat in Congress.

05/13/2011 By Erica C. Barnett