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Seattle Transit Blog: Another Reason the Kemper Freeman Rail Alignment Doesn't Make Sense

Seattle Transit Blog: Fewer people would be able to walk to light rail under the Bellevue City Council's preferred east Link alternative.

01/06/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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SeattleCrime.com: Rep. Sharon Tomiko Santos Charged With DUI

Seattlecrime.com: State Rep Sharon Tomiko Santos (D-37) will appear in King County District Court this morning to face charges for a July DUI arrest in South Seattle.

01/06/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Wall Street Journal: GOP Jeopardizes Roads and Transit Funding

The Wall Street Journal reports that the new GOP congress wants to change the way the feds fund transportation. What does that mean for Washington State? And what do our reps think about it?

01/05/2011 By Josh Feit

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Seattle Times' Danny Westneat: Government Subsidies Can Be a Good Thing

The Seattle Times' Danny Westneat: No, government should not be run "like a business."

01/05/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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The Olympian: Republicans Name Gorton to Redistricting Committee

Former U.S. Sen. Slade Gorton appointed to redistricting panel.

01/04/2011 By Josh Feit

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PI.com: State Rep. Pedersen Introducing Bike Bill

Cyclist Jamie Pedersen wants drivers and bikers to pay more attention to each other.

01/04/2011 By Josh Feit

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Sightline: The "War On Cars"

At Sightline, Eric de Place investigates the history of the phrase "war on cars."

01/03/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Slog: Medical Pot Bill Cued Up in State Senate

THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED. On Other Blogs Today: Sen. Jeanne Kohl-Welles to propose marijuana dispensary bill.

01/03/2011 By Josh Feit

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Sociological Images: 2000 vs. 2010

2000 vs. 2010: How the world has changed.

12/31/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

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BREAKING: Goldy Hates Seattle Times

Horse's Ass: Seattle Times loves Rob McKenna. Goldy hates both.

12/31/2010 By Bryce McKay

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The Ave: This model of paying K-12 teachers is a game of chicken

The Ave., a local blog about higher-ed, picks up on last night's education funding discussion.

12/31/2010 By Josh Feit

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Seattle Times: Ill-Informed Editorial By Joni Balter

Balter's fantasy that I'm cheering on some lefty position is off the mark.

12/30/2010 By Josh Feit

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Tim Burgess: Basing Meter Rates on Demand Is Just Smart Policy

On his blog, city council member Tim Burgess makes the case for parking rates that vary based on demand.

12/30/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

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Jezebel: Actually, Those Stereotypes Are Offensive Everywhere

Local soda company Jones Soda's incredibly offensive New Zealand ad.

12/30/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

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Huffington Post: US Rep. Jim McDermott Wants Filibuster Reform

US Rep. Jim McDermott calls for filibuster reform. He's a bit shy on specifics, though.

12/30/2010 By Josh Feit

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TNT, PI.com: A "Fascinating Debate" About Gambling and Liquor

A blog brouhaha over gambling and liquor has been making the rounds of blogs around the state.

12/30/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

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PI.com: McGinn Wants to Know If Gay Bars Are Being Targeted

The PI.com reports on efforts by Mayor Mike McGinn to ensure that gay bars aren't being unfairly targeted for enforcement.

12/29/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

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PI.com: Top Stories of 2010

The PI picks top news stories of 2010. I pick the most overlooked stories.

12/29/2010 By Josh Feit