Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: McGinn Successfully Fends off Attacks in Latest Candidate Forum

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring punches and counterpunches.

05/03/2013 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Already Under Consent Decree

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring flash cards and flash bombs.

05/02/2013 By Morning Fizz

Seattle Mayor's Race

Mayoral Forum Quiz!

Test your knowledge of the mayoral candidates. And socialism.

04/30/2013 By Sarah Schweppe

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Harrell Stands Out at First Mayoral Debate

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring last night's mayoral debate.

04/30/2013 By Morning Fizz

Afternoon Jolt

Monday Jolt: NBA News Hits Mayor's Race

The day's winners and losers.

04/29/2013 By Afternoon Jolt

Seattle Mayor's Race 2013

Labor Leader Startled by "Implied Endorsement" of McGinn

Mayor Mike McGinn's campaign Facebook page includes a startling implied endorsement from a labor leader who supported his opponent in 2009.

04/26/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

One Question

One Question for Mayoral Candidate Ed Murray

One question about Sound Transit for state senator and mayoral candidate Ed Murray.

04/23/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

Seattle Mayor's Race 2013

A PubliCola Q&A With Mayoral Candidate Ed Murray

PubliCola sits down with state Sen. Ed Murray, who's challenging Mayor Mike McGinn.

04/17/2013 By Erica C. Barnett and Josh Feit


Meet the Candidates: Tim Burgess

Seattle City Council member and mayoral candidate Tim Burgess traces his journey from conservative to born-again progressive.

04/17/2013 By Erica C. Barnett and Josh Feit


Mayoral Candidates Spar Over Transportation Spending

Mayor Mike McGinn and challenger Tim Burgess have vastly different ideas for fixing Seattle’s dated infrastructure.

04/17/2013 By Erica C. Barnett


Guest Editorial: Handicapping the Mayoral Primary

Guest editorial: Handicapping the August mayoral primary.

04/16/2013 By ElectionNerd

City Hall

Latest Mayor's Race Fundraising Numbers

In the latest mayoral fundraising numbers, Tim Burgess and Bruce Harrell lead the pack, and incumbent Mike McGinn comes in fourth.

04/11/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

Afternoon Jolt

Afternoon Jolt: Mayoral Candidates Respond to Diaz News

Candidate statements on Diaz tell us a great deal about the race to come.

04/08/2013 By Josh Feit

Mayor's Race

Late Fizz: Chamber Leader Maud Daudon Opts Out of Mayor's Race

Chamber of Commerce Leader says she's not running for mayor.

04/01/2013 By Josh Feit

Seattle's Mayor's Race

This Year's Mayor's Race Looks a Lot Like the '09 County Exec's Race

Separated at Birth—Mayor's Race Version.

03/29/2013 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Exploring the Possibility

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: more candidates?; more money; and more litmus tests.

03/25/2013 By Morning Fizz


Another Outtake from Our Murray Q&A: His Response to the Republican Coup

Mayoral candidate Ed Murray on how the senate slipped out of Democratic Party hands.

03/21/2013 By Erica C. Barnett and Josh Feit

One Question

One Question for Ed Murray

Mayoral candidate Ed Murray on police accountability.

03/20/2013 By Josh Feit and Erica C. Barnett


Meet the Challengers: Peter Steinbrueck

The former city council member targets zoning in South Lake Union, police training, and Mayor McGinn’s management style.

03/20/2013 By Erica C. Barnett and Josh Feit


Should Seattle Police’s John Diaz Stay or Go?

Mayoral candidates are split on what to do with the embattled chief.

03/20/2013 By Erica C. Barnett