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Advertiser El Dorado West holding Legislative Tour and Meet & Greet May 29

Advertiser El Dorado West will be holding a Legislative Tour and Meet & Greet with special guests Representatives Joe Fitzgibbon, Mia Gregerson, Senator Karen Keiser and King County Councilman Dave... [Read more]

Joe Fitzgibbon finds self in hot water after Tweeting Arizona is ‘racist wasteland’

Joe Fitzgibbon finds self in hot water after Tweeting Arizona is ‘racist wasteland’

34th District State Representative Joe Fitzgibbon – a Democrat from Burien – found himself in a bit of hot water after the Seahawks lost to the Arizona Cardinals Sunday, when he sent out the following... [Read more]

Burien Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon One Of Three Behind New Yellow Pages ‘Opt-Out’ Bill

Burien Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon One Of Three Behind New Yellow Pages ‘Opt-Out’ Bill

Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon. Photo by Mark Neuman. Democratic Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon of Burien is one of three state lawmakers who are making it easier for people to opt out of receiving yellow pages and phone books.Along... [Read more]

Burien Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon Picked To Work On Four Different Committees

Burien Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon Picked To Work On Four Different Committees

No, it wasn't high school picture day – this is Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon's official House photo. Leaders in the House have picked Burien’s own Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon (who represents the 34th District)... [Read more]

Mr. Fitzgibbon Goes To Olympia, Looks To Brighter Days For The State

Mr. Fitzgibbon Goes To Olympia, Looks To Brighter Days For The State

by Mark Neuman For most newly elected public officials, the first day on the job usually involves a touch of ceremony and tradition, with the real work beginning the very next day. But for 34th District... [Read more]

Burien’s Joe Fitzgibbon Wants To Add His Younger Voice To Legislature

Burien’s Joe Fitzgibbon Wants To Add His Younger Voice To Legislature

by Jack Mayne Joe Fitzgibbon’s statement in the state voter’s pamphlet says that he “will bring a fresh perspective and a strong voice to change Olympia.” That sounds like a big ambition for... [Read more]

Fitzgibbon, Heavey Make Pitch For Votes At B-Town Blog Forum

Fitzgibbon, Heavey Make Pitch For Votes At B-Town Blog Forum

Candidates and Panelists make final preparations before starting Tuesday night's Candidates Forum. Photo by Scott Schaefer. by Ralph Nichols [REPORTER’S NOTE: Writing on the fast-paced exchanges... [Read more]

REMINDER: Will Fitzgibbon & Heavey Pick Bones With Each Other Tuesday?

REMINDER: Will Fitzgibbon & Heavey Pick Bones With Each Other Tuesday?

REMINDER: The B-Town Blog is hosting our fourth Candidates Debate Tuesday, Oct. 12th, from 7pm – 8:10pm, featuring the two candidates running for the State House of Representatives, 34th District, Position... [Read more]

It’s Fitzgibbon vs Heavey In Next B-Town Blog Candidates Debate Tuesday

It’s Fitzgibbon vs Heavey In Next B-Town Blog Candidates Debate Tuesday

Everyone is again invited to attend – and participate in – the next B-Town Blog Candidates Debate, set for Tuesday, Oct. 12th at 7pm, when Joe Fitzgibbon and Mike Heavey will face off at the ERAC Building... [Read more]

Save The Dates: B-Town Blog Sponsoring Two Big Debates Sept. 28 & Oct. 12

Save The Dates: B-Town Blog Sponsoring Two Big Debates Sept. 28 & Oct. 12

The B-Town Blog is proud to announce that we’ll be sponsoring two upcoming Candidate Debates involving a couple of important local races…and YOU! We’ll be posting more information on... [Read more]

Heavey Holds Slim Lead Over Fitzgibbon As They Prepare For Nov. Face-Off

Heavey Holds Slim Lead Over Fitzgibbon As They Prepare For Nov. Face-Off

by Ralph Nichols Just 21 votes separate 34th Legislative District candidates Mike Heavey and Joe Fitzgibbon after a second day of counting ballots cast in the Aug. 17 primary election. Fitzgibbon gained... [Read more]

PHOTOS & AUDIO: 34th District Candidates Duke It Out In Burien

PHOTOS & AUDIO: 34th District Candidates Duke It Out In Burien

by Ralph Nichols Candidate filing for this year’s primary and general elections doesn’t begin for another month, but the four hopefuls for state representative from the 34th Legislative District,... [Read more]

Planning Commission Chair Fitzgibbon Announces Candidacy For State Rep.

Planning Commission Chair Fitzgibbon Announces Candidacy For State Rep.

On Monday (March 22), Burien Planning Commission Chair and Legislative Aide Joe Fitzgibbon announced that he was throwing his hat into the ring for the 34th District’s race for State Representative,... [Read more]

GUEST EDITORIAL: Why Burien Should Approve The Transportation Benefit District

GUEST EDITORIAL: Why Burien Should Approve The Transportation Benefit District

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Guest Editorial by Joe Fitzgibbon, Planning Commissioner for the City of Burien:] by Joe Fitzgibbon The residents of Burien will have the opportunity this November... [Read more]