Seattle Mayor's Race 2013

McGinn Below 25 Percent in Latest Poll

Mayor Mike McGinn continues to founder in the latest poll, with just 22 percent support.

05/20/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

Afternoon Jolt

Friday Jolt: Burgess Withdraws from Mayor's Race

After firing his campaign spokesman and failing to file for office, city council member Tim Burgess decides to withdraw from the mayor's race.

05/17/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

Isn't It Weird That

Isn't It Weird That

A weird thing we noticed about Tim Burgess' mayoral campaign.

05/17/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

Seattle Mayor's Race

Extra Fizz: More Details on Last Night's Mayoral Endorsement in the 46th

North Seattle Democrats go with Murray and Steinbrueck

05/17/2013 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: 46th District Endorses Murray, Steinbrueck

Caffeinated News and Gossip featuring: mayor's race endorsements, city council proposals, Olympia rumors, and bikes.

05/17/2013 By Morning Fizz

Seattle Mayor's Race 2013

Campaign Fizz: Burgess Fires Consultant

Burgess campaign dismisses spokesman Alex Fryer.

05/16/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: The Data

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring sad news, relevant news, and campaign trail news.

05/16/2013 By Morning Fizz

Afternoon Jolt

Tuesday Jolt: Norm Stamper and Mike O'Brien

The day's winners and losers.

05/14/2013 By Afternoon Jolt

Seattle Mayor's Race 2013

McGinn Fails to Report $3,500 Campaign Expenditure

Mayor Mike McGinn initially failed to report $3,500 in campaign debt to his consultant, making his April numbers look better than they were.

05/13/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

Opinion

Contrarian Corner: $103,000? Wev.

Is Murray's take as Jolt-worthy as it needed to be?

05/13/2013 By Josh Feit

Afternoon Jolt

Early Monday Jolt: Murray Raises $103K in Two Weeks

Mayoral candidate Ed Murray, barred from fundraising while the senate is in session, raised nearly $104,000 during a brief two-week window.

05/13/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

Seattle Mayor's Race 2013

The Latest Mayoral Fundraising Numbers: Burgess Comes Out Ahead

The latest numbers in this year's hotly contested mayoral race.

05/10/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

Afternoon Jolt

Friday Jolt: KC Democrats Say: Everyone But Burgess

The day's winners and losers.

05/10/2013 By Afternoon Jolt

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Clear Ideological Ground

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring regionalism, Belltown, and Pat Robertson.

05/10/2013 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: "I Did Support It at One Time, but..."

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring aPodments, Affirmative Action, and surprises.

05/07/2013 By Morning Fizz

City Hall

Which Candidate Has the Highest Wishy Washy Factor?

PubliCola's Wishy Washy Metric.

05/06/2013 By Sarah Schweppe and Josh Feit

Seattle Mayor's Race 2013

A Few Candidates Break with Conventional Wisdom on Last Week's Protests

In the wake of messy May Day protests, a few candidates speak out.

05/06/2013 By Josh Feit

Opinion

Deconstructing the Candidates' Yeses, Nos, and Maybes

Far from being a gimmick, lightning round questions can be helpful when judging the mayoral candidates.

05/06/2013 By Josh Feit and Erica C. Barnett