Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: McKenna Speaks

Caffeinated News & Gossip: Harsh words for the Republicans, stern advice for the Republicans, and committee assignments for the Democrats.

12/21/2012 By Morning Fizz

2012 Election

US Rep. Adam Smith Endorses DelBene

Suzan DelBene picks up another establishment endorsement.

07/24/2012 By Josh Feit

That Washington

Early Jolt: Larsen Endorses DelBene

DelBene picks up big endorsement.

04/17/2012 By Josh Feit


Thursday Jolt: All Losers Version

The day's losers.

12/08/2011 By Afternoon Jolt

Morning Fizz

A Legal Effort is More Likely

Thursday Edition. Caffeinated news & gossip featuring fallout from: the liquor initiative and K-12 budget cuts, plus Herman Cain jokes.

11/30/2011 By Morning Fizz

That Washington

WA Republican Delegation in D.C. Questions Mission in Libya. WA Democrats Stand by Obama

Washington State's delegation splits along party lines on Boehner's Libya measure for a clearer mission: Democrats vote No, Republicans vote Yes. But the delegation is united against Kucinich's immediate withdrawal proposal.

06/03/2011 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

A Major Media Buy in Western Washington

Tuesday Morning Fizz includes a depressing Morning Stat. Also: To extend or not extend the Bush tax cuts for the rich? That is the question; the DCCC to the rescue for Rep. Larsen (but not Suzan DelBene?); and gossip from City Hall.

09/14/2010 By Morning Fizz


On Other Blogs Today: Murray Ahead By Nine In Latest Poll

The P-I, an Elway poll, and the Washington Policy Center star in today's roundup.

09/13/2010 By Bryce McKay


PubliColaTV: Congressman Rick Larsen

Congressman Rick Larsen came by PubliCola's office today to sit down for a PubliColaTV interview. We talked to him about: Afghanistan; health care reform; his campaign strategy; and of course, John Koster.

09/03/2010 By Bryce McKay

Morning Fizz

We Simply Do Not Have the Luxury of Being Purists

Your daily Morning Fizz—Caffeinated News & Gossip. Today: McGinn; "job killing" cap and trade; a "true friend to the animals"; Rick Larsen gets an important endorsement; and more!

09/02/2010 By Morning Fizz


PubliCola Picks Rick Larsen for US Rep., District 2

Left-leaning moderate incumbent Congressman Rick Larsen is a far better choice for the Second Congressional District than his Tea Party opponent John Koster, who's supported by Sarah Palin and local gay-rights opponent Larry Stickney.

07/28/2010 By PublicolaPicks

Morning Fizz

Over the Executive Board's Reluctance

Caffeinated news & gossip. Your daily Morning Fizz: Democrats meet in Vancouver; the latest scoop from ace crime reporter Jonah Spangenthal-Lee; U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen; and more.

06/28/2010 By Morning Fizz


$850 Million in Federal Transportation Money for Washington State

US Rep. Larsen (D-WA, 2) unveils transportation dollars for Washington state. Only 25 percent is for transit.

01/22/2009 By Josh Feit


Who's Got the Power?

01/20/2009 By Josh Feit