Morning Fizz

Pissing Off Her Colleagues

Monday fizz: Shake up in state house Democratic leadership; angry tweets; cool sidewalks; and more.

11/21/2010 By Morning Fizz

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The Tunnel's Latest Problem: Tim Eyman

Friday Fizz: Eyman initiative raises $400 million question for deep bore tunnel; second video raises more questions about SPD officer; lack of Husky-game gridlock raises questions about transportation assumptions; Nick Licata raises questions about speedi

11/18/2010 By Morning Fizz

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Discrepancies

Thursday Fizz: KIRO TV has exclusive and shocking video of the SPD attacking a teenage suspect; Sally Bagshaw has a plan; environmentalists have concerns; and more.

11/17/2010 By Morning Fizz

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"That's Not Being Cute. I'm Being Completely Frank."

Wednesday Fizz is loaded: Gregoire expected to make big policy announcement; city council candidate rumors (Cary Moon pictured); New York Times calls on Cantwell to step up; Nickelsville update; Rob McKenna vs. Tim Eyman; and much more.

11/16/2010 By Morning Fizz

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Give Them Their Money Back if they Buy Food

Your daily Morning Fizz: Running the ferries like a business, comparing the Murray/Rossi polls, Nickelsville, emergency shelters, and changes in the environmental community.

11/16/2010 By Morning Fizz

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McGinn's Agenda Isn't Really a Mystery

Your daily Morning Fizz: McGinn's agenda, responding to state budget cuts, a monopoly on boots, and questions about Nickelsville.

11/15/2010 By Morning Fizz

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It's Unclear What the Plans Are for the Banned Beverages

Your daily Fizz: City and county budgets, Maury Island partisanship, strip clubs, and caffeinated booze.

11/11/2010 By Morning Fizz

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"That's Bullshit!"

Morning Fizz: Tough words from Bill Gates, Sr., disparities at Seattle Public Schools,

11/10/2010 By Morning Fizz

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The Most Democratic District in the Country Held by a Republican

Wednesday fizz: Democrats vs. Republicans (that's a picture of Washington State Democratic Party Chair Dwight Pelz and KOMO's conservative talk jock John Carlson at PubliCola's post-election debrief last night); the council vs. the mayor; plus school repo

11/09/2010 By Morning Fizz

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The Crisis at Hand

Tuesday Fizz: Secret campaign contributions in state races; homeless encampments in Georgetown; failing schools in the Southend; cutting the transportation budget "to the bone"; and interpreting what it all means.

11/09/2010 By Morning Fizz

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Barely Holding On

Monday Fizz: Election nail biters and analysis. Plus suspensions lifted!

11/07/2010 By Morning Fizz

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Board Members Disagreed with McGinn's My-Way-or-the-Highway Approach

Friday Fizz: McGinn obstructs; Tim Eyman attacks; Jay Inslee loses; Jean Godden fundraises; and Roger Goodman surges back. (photo Rainier Valley Post)

11/05/2010 By Morning Fizz

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"It's Not a Pretty Sight."

Thursday Fizz: More election results, plus total craziness at city hall: Dog Shit, ethics violations, Satanists, and peace summits.

11/04/2010 By Morning Fizz

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The Red Wave May Not End Up Taking Out Patty Murray, but...

Post Election Fizz: PubliCola Video of Sen. Murray at the Westin. And, in fact, the GOP does have a chance to take the senate—the Washington State senate.

11/03/2010 By Morning Fizz

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It Comes Down to King County

With Democratic senate seats predicted to flip over to Republicans in Pennsylvania, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, Arkansas, North Dakota, Colorado, and Nevada tonight, bringing the GOP total to 49 seats—all eyes fall on Washington at 8 pm our time. In fac

11/02/2010 By Morning Fizz

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"That's Just Sheer Nonsense."

Monday morning Fizz: Very good news for Rossi; an update in the Moxie Media scandal; 60 Minutes interviews Bill Gates, Sr. about I-1098; and PubliCola on KUOW.

11/01/2010 By Morning Fizz

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An Oddity About Washington State Compared to the Rest of the Country

Friday Fizz is packed: Ethics and rumors at city hall; new Murray/Rossi poll (pollster Matt Barreto, above, explains all); record voter turnout in King County; NARAL complains; and Jean Godden lines up to run for a third term.

10/29/2010 By Morning Fizz

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"Haven't Found the Formula Yet."

Thursday Fizz: Conlin vs. McGinn; Pete von Reichbauer vs. Rodney Tom, Eric Oemig, and Randy Gordon; Dino Rossi hearts King County; and drinking and voting.

10/28/2010 By Morning Fizz

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He Doesn't Intend to Sign the Legislation They Passed

Wednesday Fizz: An independent expenditure supporting Mike Heavey; a weird letter from Mayor Mike McGinn; a thoughtful idea for the city budget; a weird move by Dino Rossi; and more.

10/27/2010 By Morning Fizz

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"I Understand This is Important."

Tuesday Fizz: 130-page report says Democratic consultant and unions flouted public disclosure law. We read the whole thing. Plus, write-in candidates, monopolies, and the most comprehensive endorsements in the state.

10/26/2010 By Morning Fizz