This Washington

Tuesday Jolt: Two-Thirds Rule Debated in Supreme Court

The days winners and losers.

09/25/2012 By Josh Feit

2012 Election

State Legislators Debate Eyman's 1185

The theoretical and practical implications of the legislature's two-thirds rule.

09/25/2012 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Piling On

Caffeinated News and Gossip featuring: Port conflicts, soirees for choice, Microsoft's dirty server farms, and a history lesson for Tim Eyman.

09/24/2012 By Morning Fizz


Monday Jolt: State Initiatives

The day's winners and losers.

09/17/2012 By Afternoon Jolt

On Other Blogs

On Other Blogs Today: Gay Marriage, Taxes, and Tim Eyman

Our daily roundup.

09/17/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

On Other Blogs

On Other Blogs Today: Eyman, Pot, 520, and Transit

Our daily roundup. Image via Sightline.

09/10/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

A Reality Check on Slashing Government

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: concrete examples; Republican library hours; bkfst at Chick-fil-a; and mannequins.

08/28/2012 By Morning Fizz

2012 Election

Judge Dismisses Eyman's Complaint Against 1185 Fiscal Note

Judge sides with AG against Eyman: 1185 fiscal note—a price tag of $22 to $33 million—stands.

08/24/2012 By Josh Feit

This Washington

Report: Eyman's Two-Thirds Requirement Has Killed Jobs, Harmed State Residents

A new report by the left-of-center Washington Budget and Policy Center concludes that a state rule, which voters could uphold in November, has harmed state residents and public employees.

08/23/2012 By Erica C. Barnett


Thursday Jolt: Libertarians

The day's winners and losers.

08/23/2012 By Afternoon Jolt

Morning Fizz

The Most Basic Criteria

Caffeinated News & Gossip starring: Tim Eyman, Maria Cantwell, Jay Inslee, and more.

08/21/2012 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

On a Roll

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring Tim Eyman, Jay Inlsee, Reagan Dunn, and Maria Cantwell

08/16/2012 By Morning Fizz

This Washington

State Business Group Seeks to Enshrine Two-Thirds Rule in Constitution

A leading conservative business group and a conservative state policy group ask candidates whether they support enshrining the two-thirds tax mandate in the state constitution. Opponents of the two-thirds rule see this as a sign that proponents don't beli

08/15/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

"It is Therefore of Great Importance."

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: Tim Eyman and other dreamers.

08/15/2012 By Morning Fizz

2012 Election

The Financial Impact of This Year's Initiatives

What this year's proposed initiatives would cost the state.

08/10/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

Re: Last Night

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: "Total B.S."; "Committed Tea Party Republicans"; "maniacs"; and a big night for Democrats. Plus bad news for Eyman. And Josh on KUOW.

08/08/2012 By Morning Fizz


Supreme Court Strikes Down Eyman's Red-Light Camera Initiative

The state supreme court strikes down a lawsuit defending a Mukilteo initiative that would have banned red light cameras..

03/08/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

Perhaps the Democrats Should

Tuesday Edition. Caffeinated news & gossip featuring tolling, the death penalty, the attorney general, emergency contraception.

01/17/2012 By Morning Fizz

This Washington

Anti-Gay Rights Groups Files Initiative; Eyman Says He's Staying Out of Gay Marriage Battle

Anti-gay rights group submits anti-gay marriage measure.

01/09/2012 By Josh Feit