COVID-19

For the latest COVID-19 health guidance, statistics and resources, visit Coronavirus.wa.gov.

Upcoming Events

Upcoming media availabilities

 

Past media availabilities 

Archived video footage of past media availabilities can be found the TVW website.

06/09/2021 - Press availability and new ESD commissioner announcement

06/03/2021 - Press availability, announcement of vaccine lottery 

05/18/2021 - Bill action (budget signings) + press availability 

05/18/2021 - Bill action (police bills)

05/17/2021 - Bill action (climate bills)

05/13/2021 - Press availability

05/04/2021 - Press availability

04/29/2021 - Press availability 

04/22/2021 - Press availability

04/15/2021 - Press availability 

04/08/2021 - Press availability

03/31/2021 - Press availability

03/25/2021 - Press availability

03/18/2021 - Press availability

03/12/2021 - Press availability on K-12 education

03/11/2021 - Press availability

03/04/2021 - Press availability

02/25/2021 - Press availability

02/19/2021 - Press availability and bill action (HB 1095, HB 1367, HB 1368)

02/16/2021 - Press availability

02/11/2021 - Press availability

02/08/2021 - Bill action (SB 5061)

02/04/2021 - Press availability

01/28/2021- Press availability

01/26/2021- Press availability

01/21/2021- Press availability

01/18/2021 - Press availability 

01/05/2021- Press availability

12/21/2020- Press availability

12/17/2020- Press availability on the governor's 2021-2023 proposed budget and COVID-19 policy package

12/16/2020- COVID-19 update and K-12 school guidance 

12/15/2020- Press availability on climate and clean energy package, as part of the 2021-2023 budget proposal and policy rollout

12/14/2020 - Press availability on proposed equity package, part of the 2021-2023 budget proposal and policy rollout

12/13/2020- Press availability on Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine

12/08/2020- Press availability

11/30/2020- Press availability on COVID-19 exposure notification tool

11/24/2020- Press availability

11/20/2020- Press availability

11/17/2020- New DOH secretary announcement

11/15/2020- COVID-19 update

11/12/2020- Public address

11/4/2020- Press availability

10/27/2020- Press availability

10/20/2020- Press availability

10/13/2020- Press availability

10/08/2020- Press availability

10/06/2020- Press availability

10/01/2020- Press availability

09/24/2020- Press availability

09/17/2020- Press availability

09/15/2020- Press availability

09/11/2020- Press availability

09/08/2020- Press availability

08/20/2020- Press availability

08/13/2020- Press availability

08/06/2020- Press availability

08/05/2020- Press availability

07/30/2020- Press availability

07/23/2020- Press availability

07/16/2020- Press availability

07/14/2020- Press availability

07/09/2020- Press availability

07/07/2020- Press availability

07/02/2020- Press availability 

06/23/2020 - Press availability

06/20/2020 - Press availability

06/17/2020 - Press availability 

06/10/2020 - Press availability to give a COVID-19 update and address issues related to the ongoing protests around the state

06/08/2020 - Press availability to discuss the demonstrations sparked by the unjust death of George Floyd

06/04/2020 - COVID-19 testing update

06/03/2020 - Press availability to discuss the demonstrations sparked by the unjust death of George Floyd

06/01/2020 - Press availability to discuss the demonstrations sparked by the unjust death of George Floyd

05/29/2020 - COVID-19 update

05/28/2020 - COVID-19 update

05/27/2020 - COVID-19 update

05/19/2020 - COVID-19 update

05/18/2020 - COVID-19 update with Bill Robertson, President & CEO of MultiCare, Sally Watkins, PhD, RN, Executive Director Washington State Nurses Association, and Vice Admiral Dr. Raquel Bono, Director Washington State COVID-19 health care response

05/14/2020 - COVID-19 update with Anthony Anton, Washington Hospitality Association; Renee Sunde, Washington Retail Association; and Jennifer Moran, Washington Auto Dealers Association

05/12/2020 - COVID-19 update

05/08/2020 - Gov. Jay Inslee will address media today via streaming video and telephone to talk about the state's phased approach to re-opening the economy.

05/06/2020 - National Nurses Day: Conversation with Washington nurses. The governor will be joined by: Katy Brehe, RN, Seattle's Harborview Medical Center; Diane Stedham-Jewell, RN, Providence in Centralia; and Justin Gill, DNP, ARNP, RN, Nurse Practitioner, Providence Urgent Care in Mill Creek.

05/05/2020 - COVID-19 update with cabinet officials and members of the advisory groups on re-opening the state with considerations around health systems, public health, social support and economic readiness

05/01/2020 - COVID-19 update with John Wiesman, secretary of Washington State Department of Health and Vice Admiral Dr. Raquel Bono, director of Washington state COVID-19 health care response

04/29/2020 - COVID-19 update

04/27/2020 - COVID-19 update with Hilary Franz, Commissioner of Public Lands, Kelly Susewind, Director of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, and Don Hoch, Director of the Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission

04/24/2020 - COVID-19 update with Greg Lane, Executive Vice President of the Building Industry Association of Washington, and Mark Riker, Executive Secretary of the Washington State Building and Construction Trades Council

04/22/2020 - COVID-19 update

04/21/2020 - Live Address: WA's Recovery Plan 

04/16/2020 - COVID-19 update with Suzi LeVine, commissioner for the state Employment Security Department

04/15/2020 - COVID-19 update

04/13/2020 - Supreme Court Appointment

04/10/2020 - COVID-19 update

04/09/2020 - COVID-19 update: DOC

04/07/2020 - COVID-19 update: Economy

04/06/2020 - COVID-19 update: Extension of school closures

04/02/2020 - COVID-19 update: Extension of "Stay Home, Stay Healthy"

04/01/2020 - COVID-19 update: PPE availability, call to manufacturers 

03/30/2020 - COVID-19 update: Enforcement guidelines​​