Seattle News, Views, and Brews

Seattle News, Views, and Brews

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Understand what’s brewing in Seattle area politics, in about the time it takes to have a coffee break!


27: Taxing Big Business, a Farewell to CHOP, and Gig Worker Premium Pay Lawsuit
Jul 6 • 28 min
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26: Cutting Police & Transportation Budgets, CHOP Talk, and Capital Gains Tax Questions
Jun 29 • 30 min
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25: A Vote for Affordable Housing, New Proposals for Progressive Revenue, and Tough Questions for the CHOP
Jun 22 • 26 min
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24: Banning Tear Gas, “Defunding” Police, and Supporting Conscious Eatery
Jun 15 • 28 min
Learn about the latest in local public affairs in about the time it takes for a coffee break! Brian Callanan of Seattle Channel and Kevin Schofield of Seattle City Council Insight discuss the Seattle City Council’s move to ban tear gas (and make other…
23: The Politics Behind the Protests, Seattle Police Guild Labor Negotiations, and Supporting Black-Owned Businesses
Jun 8 • 29 min
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22: Sick & Safe Leave for Gig Workers, Homeless Sweeps Oversight, and the Taste & Sound of Perfect Crème Brûlée
Jun 1 • 28 min
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21: A Homeless Sweeps Battle, a Questionable Committee Meeting, and a Lemon Pound Cake Baking Mystery Explained
May 25 • 28 min
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20: COVID-19 Homelessness Funding, Gig Worker Sick Day Legislation, and the Chemistry of Baking with Chocolate
May 18 • 24 min
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19: Big Business Tax in Trouble, Electronic Signature Gathering?, and Cheers for Beer Bread
May 11 • 27 min
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18: Eviction Moratorium Revisited, Big Business Tax Interfund Loan Questions, and the Secret of Making Great Gingersnaps
May 4 • 26 min
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17: Design Review Redux, Big Business Tax DOA?, City Budget Woes, and Crackers with Kevin
Apr 27 • 27 min
Seattle political insiders tackle issues of big business tax concerns, a $300M budget hole, and more!
16: Big Business Tax, West Seattle Bridge, Sweetened Beverage Tax Trouble, and More of Kevin’s Baking Mastery
Apr 20 • 28 min
Seattle political insiders tackle issues of a big business tax, homeless hygiene, and more!
15: Coronavirus & Commercial Rent Control, Big Business Tax Tussle, and a Special Guest from Bloodworks Northwest!
Apr 13 • 26 min
Seattle political insiders tackle issues commercial rent control during the COVID crisis, a big business tax tussle, and more!
14: How Long Will We Stay Home, Stay Safe with COVID-19? Also: Amazon Tax Revisited, and Breakfast Muffins.
Apr 6 • 27 min
Seattle political insiders discuss how long the coronavirus “stay home, stay safe” order could stay in place, a revised “Amazon Tax” from the Seattle City Council, and more!
13: Coronavirus’ Impact on Open Public Meetings, West Seattle Bridge Surprise, and Sweet Locally Baked Treats!
Mar 30 • 27 min
Understand what’s brewing in Seattle area politics, in about the time it takes for a coffee break! Coronavirus concerns, trouble with the West Seattle Bridge, and more!
12: Coronavirus Crisis, Transportation Trouble, and Kevin Crack(er)s Down on Baking!
Mar 23 • 28 min
Seattle political insiders discuss the local coronavirus response, a transit measure in hot water, and more, in about the time it takes for a coffee break!
11: Coronavirus Continues, State Legislature Wrap, and Homemade/Store-bought Baked Treats!
Mar 16 • 26 min
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10: Coronavirus Response, “Amazon Tax,” and New Adventures in Baked Goods
Mar 9 • 26 min
Seattle Channel host Brian Callanan and Seattle City Council Insight’s Kevin Schofield team up to discuss Seattle’s response to the coronavirus outbreak, some new “Tax Amazon” legislation introduced by Kshama Sawant and Tammy Morales, and Brian’s…
9: Evictions Ban Redux, Navigation Team Troubles, and Cookies of Mystery!
Mar 2 • 27 min
Seattle political wonks Brian Callanan and Kevin Schofield tackle a new take on winter evictions, a shakeup in Seattle’s Human Services Department, and more, in about the time you’d take for a coffee break!
8: Business Tax Overhaul, Encampment Ordinance, Sweetened Beverage Tax, and… Macarons?
Feb 24 • 26 min
A look at a new state business tax proposal for homelessness services, an encampment ordinance, and more, in about the time you’d take for a coffee break!
7: Upzones Update, Ethics Violation, Big Business Tax, the I-976 Mess, and More!
Feb 18 • 26 min
Seattle political insiders tackle issues of upzoning the U-District, an ethics violation on the Seattle City Council, and more, in about the time it takes for a coffee break!
6: Police Union Negotiations, The State’s Business Tax Plan, and More!
Feb 10 • 22 min
Seattle Channel host Brian Callanan and Seattle City Council Insight’s Kevin Schofield tackle issues ranging from the Seattle City Council’s work on police accountability, a shouting match over an international resolution, a state bill calling for a new…
5: A “New” Focus on Downtown Safety, a King County Business Tax, and More!
Feb 3 • 25 min
Seattle downtown safety issues, a King County business tax, and more, all in the time you can take a coffee break!
4: Public Safety, Tiny House Villages, Winter Evictions, and More!
Jan 27 • 24 min
Seattle’s public safety concerns, homeless issues, and more, covered in about the time it takes for a coffee break!
3: Tiny House Villages, Winter Evictions, a New Tree Ordinance, and More!
Jan 21 • 24 min
Seattle political insiders tackle issues of tiny house villages, winter evictions, and more!
Seattle News, Views, and Brews: Episode 2, January 13, 2020
Jan 13 • 22 min
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Seattle News, Views, and Brews: Episode 1
Jan 6 • 25 min
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