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Our daily roundup.

09/12/2014 By Casey Jaywork and Josh Feit

This Washington

One Question: What if Voters Reject McCleary Funding Plan?

Would voters be in contempt of court if they reject a legislative K-12 funding plan?

09/11/2014 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Part of Waterfront Planning Work "Suspended"

Our Friday LIKES and DISLIKES: How we really feel about this week's news.

09/05/2014 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: "Wasn't That the Whole Point?"

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: prognosticating, mourning, and districting.

09/04/2014 By Morning Fizz

This Washington

Justices Press State During McCleary Contempt Hearing

State, facing skeptical justices, asks for more time to fund K-12.

09/03/2014 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Friday Fizz Likes & Dislikes

What we really think about this week's news.

07/18/2014 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Monitoring and Tweaking

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring K-12 funding, parks funding, and Carrasco funding.

06/16/2014 By Morning Fizz

This Washington

Sobering Slide Show Adds to McCleary Crisis

Budget numbers add to the state's education funding conundrum.

06/13/2014 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Friday Likes & Dislikes

Caffeinated News and Gossip featuring how we really feel about this week's headlines.

06/13/2014 By Morning Fizz

Afternoon Jolt

Thursday Jolt: WA Supreme Court Blasts State Legislature on McCleary. Again.

Washington State Supreme Court threatens to hold state in contempt.

06/12/2014 By Afternoon Jolt

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Historically Conversant

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring a frantic day of executive orders, candid acknowledgments, and creaking toward a deal.

04/30/2014 By Morning Fizz

This Washington

Supplemental Budget Deal Reached, Tough Decisions Still Loom

Legislature passes mid-term budget while ignoring K-12 mandate.

03/13/2014 By Josh Feit

Afternoon Jolt

Tuesday Jolt: Republican Budget Chair vs. "Reality"

The day's winners and losers.

03/11/2014 By Afternoon Jolt

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: The Adults in the Room

Caffeinated news and gossip featuring garbage, Macklemore, loopholes, and emails.

02/26/2014 By Morning Fizz

Afternoon Jolt

Thursday Jolt: K-12 Education

The day's winners and losers.

01/16/2014 By Afternoon Jolt

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: The Sleeper Candidate

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring no endorsement for mayor, less funding for schools, and surprising answers.

05/23/2013 By Morning Fizz

This Washington

Capitol Newsmaker, Week 12: Education Funding

Every week of the 2013 legislative session, Niki Reading picks the lawmaker who's at the center of the action.

04/05/2013 By Niki Reading

This Washington

Capitol Newsmaker, Week 11: Gov. Jay Inslee

Every week of the 2013 legislative session, Niki Reading picks the lawmaker who's at the center of the action.

03/29/2013 By Niki Reading

Opinion

Be Careful What You Wish For

Editorial boards that leapt for joy when Republicans took over the state senate aren't getting exactly what they bargained for.

02/26/2013 By Brendan Williams

Opinion

Isn't it Weird That...

Some weird things we noticed about K-12 funding, mayoral funding, and Michael Baumgartner.

02/12/2013 By Josh Feit and Eric C. Barnett