Olympia Dispatch

A Bill Would Decriminalize Sexting for Minors

"This is a bill that is about 10 years overdue."

02/13/2018 By Hayat Norimine

Morning Fizz

Podlodowski May Challenge Ravens for State Democratic Party Chair

A new state party chair? And new Uber unionizing rules?

11/28/2016 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

U.S. Rep. DelBene Challenges Trump, State Rep. Frame Challenges State Democrats

Fighting a Muslim registry, fighting Democratic losses, and a win for charter schools.

11/21/2016 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

House Speaker Frank Chopp Made Me Do It

Democratic leader stops Democratic amendment, Herbold wants to stop SDOT bike share plan, and transgender candidate is a go for state house.

03/01/2016 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

State Representative Brady Walkinshaw to Challenge Longtime U.S. Representative Jim McDermott

Young state representative will take on veteran liberal congressman.

12/03/2015 By Josh Feit

One Question

One Question for People for Progressive Leadership

Why are Democrats spending $100,000 to beat a Democrat when Jay Inslee's poll numbers are slipping?

10/26/2012 By Josh Feit

On Other Blogs

On Other Blogs Today: Fact Checks and Fierce Debates

Our daily roundup.

10/25/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

PubliCola Picks

PubliCola Picks Noel Frame and Sylvester Cann. And Jay Inslee.

We urge you to vote for two young Democrats.

10/19/2012 By PubliCola Picks

Morning Fizz

It Could Threaten Funding for Social Services

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring the city's legislative agenda; secret cash; endorsements; and sloppy claims.

10/16/2012 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Voters Won't Get a Straight Answer

Caffeinated News and Gossip featuring independent expenditure groups, candidate debates, and endorsements.

10/15/2012 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

About to Get Nasty

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: Democrats vs. Democrats; Republicans vs. global warming; and Inslee vs. progressive tax policy.

10/10/2012 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Animal Magnetism and Huggable Charm

Caffeinated News and Gossip featuring Rush Limbaugh, Ed Murray, and the U.S. Supreme Court.

10/01/2012 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Beware the Live Mike (and Video Camera)

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring John Koster on video, Tim Burgess off mike, Dow Constantine's budget, Noel Frame's latest lefty endorsement.

09/25/2012 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

It's Really About Fairness

Caffeinated News and Gossip featuring: The 36th District; felon job applicants; and the ride-free area.

09/20/2012 By Morning Fizz

2012 Election

Extra Fizz: Frame Takes Donation from Guy Who Overcharged Democrats $50K

Noel Frame, one of two Democrats running for state representative in the 36th District, received $300 in contributions from a former boss who overcharged the Democratic Party $50,000 for computer services in 2005.

09/19/2012 By Erica C. Barnett


Wednesday Jolt: Noel Frame

The day's winners and losers.

09/19/2012 By Afternoon Jolt

2012 Election

Candidates in 36th Spar Over Coal

Noel Frame, one of two Democratic candidates for state rep in the 36th District, accuses her opponent, Gael Tarleton, of refusing to take a position on a proposal to ship coal through Washington State.

09/13/2012 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Soundbites and Platitudes

Caffeinated News & Gossip NOT featuring concrete plans attached to numbers, endorsements for the lefty's choice, shy state reps.

08/30/2012 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

"Unlike President Obama..."

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: Convention speeches; non-endorsements; independent expenditures; and more.

08/29/2012 By Morning Fizz


Monday Jolt: In 36th, Tarleton Racks Up Endorsements

The day's winners and losers.

08/27/2012 By Afternoon Jolt