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

This Washington

Democrats Highlight Republican Absence at McCleary Briefing

Democrats make a point of GOP absence at final task force vote.

02/12/2013 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Limiting The Discussion

Caffeinated news & gossip featuring school money, tunnel money, no-show, and the minimum wage.

02/11/2013 By Morning Fizz

Opinion

The NRA and the McCleary Decision

McCleary's latest ally? Evidently, the NRA.

12/21/2012 By Brendan Williams

On Other Blogs

On Other Blogs: Inslee Gambles, Drivers Grumble

Our daily roundup.

11/28/2012 By Erica C. Barnett