Election 2012

A Risky Game for Transit Advocates

Transit advocates have long opposed Democratic state senate transportation chair Mary Margaret Haugen, but losing her could make things worse.

11/02/2012 By Erica C. Barnett


On Other Blogs Today: Lawsuits and SNAFUs

Our daily roundup.

10/19/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

This Washington

Senate Committee Passes Transit Bill

Legislation giving cities and counties more options for funding transit passes a key senate committee. Image via WSDOT.

02/09/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

This Washington

Bill Would Allow Larger License Fee, Local Gas Tax

A new proposal in the state senate would give local agencies a number of new options to fund transportation.

02/02/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

This Washington

Monday Jolt: Senate Majority for Marriage Equality

Gay marriage bill gains a majority in the state Senate.

01/23/2012 By Afternoon Jolt


Seattle Lobbies in Olympia. Sorta.

Seattle lobbies in Olympia. Sorta.

02/26/2009 By Josh Feit


Olympia to Seattle: Drop Dead

Olympia to Seattle: Drop Dead.

02/24/2009 By Josh Feit