Isn't It Weird That

Isn't It Weird That... Bus Cuts and Affordable Housing

Some weird things we noticed about bus cut rhetoric and affordable housing arguments.

05/06/2014 By Erica C. Barnett

This Washington

Low-Wage Workers Deserve a Higher State Minimum

Yes, raising the minimum wage will help low-income workers. No, it won't hurt the economy. And it's the fair thing to do. In a guest op/ed, EOI's John Burbank explains why.

01/17/2014 By John Burbank

Morning FIzz

Morning Fizz: At Issue

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring Boston, Olympia, and biking.

04/19/2013 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: The Understatement of the Year

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: Team McGinn on the phone, Rodney Tom in the house, a gun buyback, and more.

01/08/2013 By Morning Fizz


Inslee Should Follow the Data to Reduce Greenhouse Emissions

Applying free-market cost benefit standards to environmentalism is the key.

01/04/2013 By Todd Myers

This Washington

Conservative Think Tank Tries to Undermine Health Standard in Transportation Policy

A conservative think tank proposes an amendment that would water down legislation aimed at making improved health one of the state's transportation policy goals.

02/24/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

This Washington

Report: Majority Support Charter Schools

A new poll finds a strong majority in favor of legalizing charter schools in Washington State.

02/23/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

On Other Blogs

Transportation Choices Coalition: No, Transit Does Not Get Too Much Money

Transportation Choices Coalition eviscerates a misleading report by a conservative think tank claiming public transit gets too much money.

02/07/2012 By Erica C. Barnett


How Should the State Deal with the Budget Crisis?

It's left brain vs. right brain in this week's ThinkTank: Is it time to raise revenue or is it time to make public employees and tribes pay?

11/01/2011 By Josh Feit


Shocker: Slanted Transportation Poll Yields Slanted Results

Washington Policy Center poll proves that if you ask a slanted question, you'll get slanted results.

05/18/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

The Future of Mann

01/14/2010 By Morning Fizz

This Washington

State Income Tax Proposed. Again.

01/04/2010 By Josh Feit