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The Cola Scene. Links after the jump: 1) Your daily Morning Fizz. 2) Mayor Mike McGinn's appointees to local transportation task force have something in common. 3) The human cost of human-services budget cuts. 4) The Everett Herald reports on efforts

01/11/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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A packed scene at the 'Cola today. Links after the jump: 1) Morning Fizz! 2) Extra Fizz! 3) The City Council heard a DOT presentation on tunnel cost overruns and lawsuits. 4) In Olympia, Josh got to pre-screen a Tim Eyman press conference: The governm

01/10/2011 By Bryce McKay

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KUOW Cola: Sin Taxes

Meinert v. Goldy on sin taxes and gambling expansion, this afternoon on KUOW.

01/06/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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PubliCola Think Tank

Later this month, we’ll be debuting a new PubliCola feature called Think Tank. Stay tuned for more details, but as the name implies, it involves a bunch of smart people. Here are some of the smart people who are involved:

01/06/2011 By Josh Feit

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Caffeinated News & Politics. Links after the jump: 1) Your daily Morning Fizz. 2) PI.com: Rep. Jamie Pedersen's bike bill. 3) Education committee report card. 4) In case you missed it in Fizz: Sen. Jeanne Kohl-Welles backpedals on introducing overruns

01/04/2011 By Josh Feit

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Caffeinated News & Politics. Links after jump: 1) Your daily Morning Fizz, starring Mayor Mike McGinn. 2) The PI.com picks the biggest stories of the year. Josh picks the most overlooked stories. 3) Budget shortfalls at Metro pose tough choices between

12/29/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

This Washington

Meet Your Legislators. Tomorrow. With Drinks!

Do your state legislators have a plan for this session? Find out (and tell them your priorities) this Thursday, at Liberty on Capitol Hill.

12/29/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

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Meet Your Legislators. With Drinks!

What are Seattle legislators' priorities during the upcoming session? Come to Liberty on Capitol Hill to find out (and tell them yours).

12/28/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

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We Are Very Excited About Our New Poster

Starting out with Jimi Hendrix and Police Beat posters, we were trying to establish a Seattle theme in the office. But we've gone off in a new direction.

12/28/2010 By Josh Feit

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Josh Feit, Erica C. Barnett: In 2011, We Will...

PubliCola concludes its New Year's resolution series with 2011 to-dos from Josh and Erica.

12/27/2010 By Josh Feit

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12/27/2010 By Josh Feit

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Brendan Williams: In 2011, I Will...

PubliCola asked 2010 newsmakers to tell us what their 2011 resolutions were. Dissident state house Democrat Rep. Brendan Williams resigned in 2010. What's up for 2011?

12/24/2010 By Brendan Williams

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Caffeinated news and politics. Links after the jump. 1) Morning Fizz revisits the Twilight Tax. 2) In the NYT, five writers debate New York's new bike lanes. 3) U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen's 2011 resolutions are in! 4) PubliCola seeks an indefatigable inter

12/23/2010 By Laura Hawkins

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Cola Seeking News Intern

12/23/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

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U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen: In 2011, I Will...

PubliCola asked 2010 newsmakers to tell us what their 2011 resolutions were. U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen promises to get to work as the loyal opposition ... to the Tea Party.

12/23/2010 By U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen

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Caffeinated news and politics. Links after the jump: 1) Your daily Morning Fizz. 2) New Year's resolutions from city council member Sally Bagshaw. 3) A closer look at redistricting for the new 10th Congressional District. 4) The C is for Crank: "Thank

12/22/2010 By Josh Feit

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Does Seattle's Delegation in Olympia Have an Agenda or Game Plan?

Seattle has an 18-member delegation in Olympia. What are they planning to get done in the upcoming session.

12/22/2010 By Josh Feit

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Attorney General Rob McKenna: In 2011, I Will...

PubliCola asked 2010 newsmakers to tell us what their 2011 resolutions were. AG Rob McKenna lays out his legislative agenda.

12/22/2010 By Rob McKenna

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12/22/2010 By Josh Feit

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Caffeinated news and politics. Links after the jump: 1) Your daily Morning Fizz, including today's big news: Washington State gets an extra Congressional District. 2) Extra Fizz: NJ governor cancels tunnel project. Hmmm... 3) Josh thinks (as does the P

12/21/2010 By Erica C. Barnett