Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Symbolizing Their Plight

Caffeinated news and gossip featuring student dreams, abortion, and teacher raises.

01/14/2014

This Washington

Flashback Friday: Rodney Tom "Fervently" Believes We Need to "Maintain a Woman's Right to Choose"

Rodney Tom bragged about his commitment to choice on the campaign trail in 2010.

04/19/2013 By Josh Feit

This Washington

Extra Fizz: Conservatives Block RPA Vote Again.

The Democrats continue to highlight Sen. Rodney Tom's official opposition to pro-choice bill.

04/17/2013 By Josh Feit

This Washington

Sen. Tom Votes Against Ninth Order Motion, RPA and DREAM Act in Peril

Majority Coalition Caucus ignores majority.

04/16/2013 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: He Doesn't Want to Go There

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring legislative brinkmanship, Planned Parenthood, and tasteless jokes.

04/16/2013 By Morning Fizz

Article

A "Ninth Order" is in Order, Senate Democrats Say; Spotlight on Tom and Litzow

Democratic push for DREAM Act and Reproductive Parity Act puts Tom in political hot seat.

04/15/2013 By Carryn Vande Griend

This Washington

After Today's Hearing, It Remains Unclear If Senators Will Get to Make a Choice on Reproductive Parity Act?

THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH A STATEMENT FROM REPUBLICAN HEALTH CARE CHAIR SEN. RANDI BECKER. Reproductive Parity Act gets its hearing, but no

04/01/2013 By Carryn Vande Griend

Opinion

Isn't It Weird That...

A couple of weird things we noticed about the Reproductive Parity Act and the PI.com.

04/01/2013 By Josh Feit

This Washington

Democratic House Passes RPA, Delivering Challenge to Sen. Tom

Democratic house passes major pro-choice bill. Eyes turn to Tom's tightrope walk in the senate.

02/22/2013 By Carryn Vande Griend

The C Is For Crank

GOP Leader Says Reproductive Rights, Guns Are Minor Issues. So What Does He Consider Major Issues?

GOP senate leader Mark Schoesler says reproductive rights and gun-control bills should take a back seat this session to weightier economic issues. The C Is for Crank takes a look at some of his other priorities.

02/15/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

This Washington

Afternoon Fizz: Reproductive Parity Act Reintroduced

Third time's the charm? State senators re-introduce Reproductive Parity Act.

02/14/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

On Other Blogs Today

On Other Blogs Today: Streetcars, Postmarks, the Arena, and Drones

Our daily roundup.

02/07/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Justice for the Jailed and a Homesteading Hoedown

Today's picks for civic nerds.

02/07/2013 By Katie Vincent

This Washington

Legislative Session: Week 3 Preview

What to watch for this week in Olympia

01/28/2013 By Niki Reading

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Inslee on Taxes, Guns, and the Coal Train

Caffeinated News & Gossip

01/18/2013 By Morning Fizz

Afternoon Jolt

Wednesday Jolt: The Reproductive Parity Act and the Weekly

The day's winners and losers.

01/16/2013 By Afternoon Jolt

This Washington

Hobbs, Litzow to Reintroduce Reproductive Parity Act

Republican Steve Litzow joins Democrat Steve Hobbs in reintroducing legislation that would require insurers that cover maternity care to also cover abortions.

01/09/2013 By Erica C. Barnett