Election 2014

Are Later (Younger) Voters Better Informed Than Early Voters?

With each successive batch, the Prop 1B vote keeps gets a stronger and stronger showing.

11/07/2014 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

An Unfunded Mandate That's Not Even a Mandate

Caffeinated News featuring nuance and revisions.

11/07/2014 By Morning Fizz


Vote to Make High Quality Preschool Available and Affordable

In a guest Op-ed, Ron Sims makes the case for Prop 1B

10/31/2014 By Ron Sims

PubliCola Picks

PubliCola Picks Prop 1B for Preschool Funding

You should vote yes on the $43 per year property tax for preschool funding.

10/27/2014 By PubliCola Picks

Afternoon Jolt

Prop 1A Accuses Competing Preschool Measure of Having Conservative Donors

The union-backed Prop 1A campaign says city's preschool measure is funded by supporters of charter schools.

10/23/2014 By Afternoon Jolt

On Other Blogs Today

On Other Blogs Today: Endorsements

Our daily roundup.

10/15/2014 By Josh Feit

Guest Op/Ed

Creating High Quality Preschool

Here's why the Seattle YMCA and Washington state Head Start support Prop. 1B.

10/09/2014 By Bob Gilbertson and Joel Ryan

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Quantifying Gentrification

Caffeinated News featuring endorsing, budgeting, and busing.

10/09/2014 By Morning Fizz

Election 2014

Competing Preschool Measures Release Competing Ads

Prop 1B ad directly challenges ad for opposing effort, Prop 1A.

10/07/2014 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: "Some Indicia of Evidence"

Caffeinated News featuring dismissals, endorsements, developers' fees, and internet service upgrades.

10/01/2014 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: "We Have a Challenge Ahead of Us in 'To Be Determined' Funding."

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring pandemonium in High Point, cost overruns on the waterfront, big donations for November, and SPD Chief O'Toole.

09/30/2014 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: "Support of Property Owners Will Not be Forthcoming."

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring concerns on the waterfront and rejection in N. Seattle.

09/29/2014 By Morning Fizz

Morning FIzz

Morning Fizz: How Does That Work?

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring protest letters, random tweets, online polls, and hearing examiner hearings.

09/25/2014 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Law Firm Accuses City Council of Scheduling Illegal, Closed-Door Meeting

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring private meetings, Marxist theory, and competing measures.

09/24/2014 By Morning Fizz


Preschool Precaution

Seattle schools blogger Melissa Westbrook raises lots of questions about the city's preschool plan.

09/16/2014 By Melissa Westbrook