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State Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon: In 2011, I Will...

PubliCola asked 2010 newsmakers to tell us what their 2011 resolutions were. Newly elected progressive state Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon is all about transit in the new year.

12/21/2010 By State Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon

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U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers: In 2011, I Will...

PubliCola asked 2010 newsmakers to tell us what their 2011 resolutions were. U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers has some constitutional amendments in mind.

12/21/2010 By U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers

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Maj. Margaret Witt: In 2011, I Will ...

PubliCola asked 2010 newsmakers to tell us what their 2011 resolutions were. Yesterday, we kicked off our New Year's Resolution series with Maj. Margaret Witt.

12/20/2010 By Maj. Margaret Witt

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On PubliCola Today

Caffeinated News and Gossip (and the tunnel debate.) Links after the jump: 1) Morning Fizz: The tunnel debate, greatest hits. 2) Erica has some followup reporting on last night's debate. 3) The PI: Gregoire not keen on McGinn. Officially. 4) Governo

12/17/2010 By Josh Feit

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KUOW On the Tunnel Debate

KUOW's report on last night's PubliCola tunnel debate.

12/17/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

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Liveblogging the Tunnel Debate

12/16/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

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On Publicola Today

Caffeinated news & politics. Links after the jump: 1) Your daily dose of Fizz. 2) U.S. Sen. Patty Murray does an "It Gets Better" video. 3) Your daily dose wasn't enough? Here, have some more Fizz: Yay top-two primary! 4) Requiem For a Tunnel, by Dan

12/16/2010 By Laura Hawkins

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Watch Tonight's PubliCola Tunnel Debate Live

A half hour after our tunnel debate at city hall ends, council member O'Brien and state Sen. Ed Murray are still going at it.

12/16/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

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Caffeinated news & politics. Links after the jump: 1) A jam-packed Morning Fizz. 2) U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen is "mad at the president," but still voting for Obama's tax-cut compromise. 3) The city-owned Pacific Place garage is losing half a million do

12/15/2010 By Laura Hawkins

City Hall

Tomorrow Night: PubliCola's Tunnel Debate

PubliCola got both sides in the tunnel standoff to agree to show at City Hall tomorrow after school for a fair fight. See you there.

12/15/2010 By Josh Feit

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PubliCola on Seattle Channel

PubliCola joins other journalists in a Seattle Channel roundtable about the stories of the year.

12/15/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

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Caffeinated news & politics. Links after the jump: 1) Your daily Morning Fizz. 2) NBA.com on the Sonics. 3) Erica goes on KOMO to talk about ... you guessed it ... the tunnel. 4) SDOT Director sends letter to WSDOT director saying the state's environm

12/14/2010 By Josh Feit

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We've Added AG McKenna to Our Mystery Holiday Season List

What does Republican AG Rob McKenna have in common with Democratic U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen, DADT hero Maj. Margaret Witt, and Clint Didier? Stay tuned.

12/14/2010 By Josh Feit

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Questions for the Tunnel Panelists

Dozens of you have weighed in with suggested questions for our tunnel debate at city hall this Thursday night. Here are some we're definitely going to ask.

12/14/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

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KOMO Cola

I guess they got jealous that Erica went on KIRO FM yesterday. Or else it's just a really good story Erica found on the winning tunnel bidders. Anyway, tune in KOMO, 1000 AM @ 12:15.

12/14/2010 By Josh Feit

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On Publicola Today

Caffeinated news and politics. Links after the jump: 1) A very special Morning Fizz, in which K-12 budget cuts are approved (and bemoaned). 2) The Tacoma News Tribune reports: In defiance of the "hiring freeze," state agencies bring more than 1,700 new

12/13/2010 By Laura Hawkins

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KIRO Cola

PubliCola talks tunnel on KIRO. Tune in.

12/13/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

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What Should We Ask the Tunnel Panelists?

Tell PubliCola what you think we should ask the panelists in our tunnel debate Thursday night, featuring Mayor Mike McGinn, city council transportation chair Tom Rasmussen, and KIRO reporter Essex Porter.

12/13/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

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Today's PubliCoupon: 50% Off on Pinot Noir

12/10/2010 By Wes Walton

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PubliCola Tunnel Forum Will Take Place at City Hall

Pro and con tunnel camps will sit down together for a PubliCola-sponsored debate at City Hall.

12/10/2010 By Josh Feit