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Gov. Inslee helps WSDOT get federal money to repair and reopen White Pass

OLYMPIA – Gov. Jay Inslee last night signed a proclamation to help the Washington State Department of Transportation restore a washed-out section of US 12, 3 miles east of White Pass.

Gov. Jay Inslee's statement regarding end of federal government shutdown

“It is good news for Washingtonians that the federal government shutdown is finally over. Beginning today federal offices will reopen and federal employees and federally-funded state employees will return to work.

Governor Inslee's statement on the passing of former U.S. House Speaker Tom Foley

"Washington lost a historic figure today with the passing of former U.S. House Speaker Tom Foley. Trudi and I extend our condolences to Heather, the entire Foley family and his friends.

Statement from Governor Jay Inslee about his appointment to President Barack Obama's Task Force on Climate Preparedness and Resilience

From the White House: Today, President Obama established a Task Force on Climate Preparedness and Resilience to advise the Administration on how the Federal Government can respond t

Gov. Inslee statement on Obama Administration's Affordable Care Act announcement

Gov. Jay Inslee issued this statement in response to Thursday’s announcement by President Obama that insurers could continue to offer individual insurance plans that don’t comply with the ACA

Gov. Jay Inslee's statement following President Obama's 2014 State of the Union address

Governor Jay Inslee released the following statement tonight in response to President Obama’s 2014 State of the Union Address:

Gov. Jay Inslee's statement on Congressman Doc Hasting's retirement announcement

“I always appreciated Doc’s hard work on behalf of the 4th District. We worked together on the Hanford Caucus that helped keep the issue a priority in Congress.

Governor Inslee announces new effort to help long-term unemployed workers

Gov. Jay Inslee has directed the state Employment Security Department to deploy $4 million in federal funds in new efforts to put the long-term unemployed back to work.

Gov. Jay Inslee's statement on meeting with US Dept of Energy Secretary Ernie Moniz regarding Hanford

“Safe and successful cleanup of the nuclear waste stored at Hanford is of utmost priority for the people of Washington state and the Pacific Northwest. The federal government has a moral and legal obligation to oversee the successful cleanup of the waste that remains.

Update from Gov. Inslee: FEMA commits to provide federal assistance to SR 530 slide

Gov. Jay Inslee said he received assurance from FEMA this morning that the federal government will be issuing a limited emergency declaration for direct federal assistance to assist in the response to the SR 530 slide.

Gov. Inslee's request for additional federal assistance approved by President Obama

OLYMPIA, WA – Gov. Jay Inslee this morning learned that President Obama has approved his

Gov. Jay Inslee requests expansion of federal Emergency Declaration for SR 530 slide response

Gov. Jay Inslee today requested an expansion of the federal Emergency Declaration received earlier this week.

Gov Inslee requests federal disaster declaration for SR 530 Slide damage

OLYMPIA— Gov. Jay Inslee today asked President Obama for a major disaster declaration in Snohomish County to make a number of programs available to assist individuals, households, and businesses impacted by the Oso landslide on March 22.

Gov. Inslee requests more federal disaster assistance for the SR 530 Slide

Governor’s second letter in two days requests assistance for repairing public infrastructure

President Obama approves Major Disaster Declaration for SR 530 slide

Gov. Jay Inslee today said President Obama has approved the state’s request for a Major Disaster Declaration for the SR 530 slide.

Statement from Gov. Inslee on announcement of President Obama's visit to SR 530 slide April 22

“The White House told me this morning that President Obama will visit the SR 530 slide site April 22. This will give the president the opportunity to see firsthand the devastation wrought by the slide as well as the incredible community spirit flourishing in Oso, Arlington and Darrington.

Governor Jay Inslee announces steps to preserve SNAP benefits for Washington families in need

Governor Jay Inslee today announced steps to preserve Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits for approximately 200,000 households in Washington.

Governor Inslee requests farm disaster assistance for farmers in Snohomish County affected by SR 530 slide

Gov. Jay Inslee late yesterday asked U.S.

Governor, Attorney General reject federal Department of Energy's proposed changes to Hanford cleanup plan

Plan lacks specificity, accountability and enforceability

Gov. Jay Inslee's statement regarding NCLB waiver notification from US Department of Education

Gov. Inslee’s response to letter from the U.S. Department of Education today informing state that Washington’s request for continuation of its ESEA waiver has been denied.

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