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

Morning Fizz

When You Adjust for Inflation

Friday Edition: a state spending math lesson; a compromise; a comparison between the deep bore tunnel and the I/5 surface option; a reaction from Mayor McGinn to Pete Holmes' other lawsuit; and a question for port commissioner Bill Bryant.

04/15/2011 By Morning Fizz