Governor Inslee Requests Forest Health Restoration on 720,000 Acres of Federal Forestland

Olympia, WA – Gov. Jay Inslee today asked the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture to designate 720,000 acres of federal land in Washington to allow for expedited and prioritized forest health treatments and restoration efforts.

Gov. Jay Inslee statement on need for Congress to pass the Marketplace & Internet Tax Fairness Act

"The Marketplace & Internet Tax Fairness Act is among the most important actions Congress can take to support our state this year.

Gov. Inslee statement on President Obama's immigration speech

“Tonight President Obama outlined humane, necessary reforms to provide relief to hard-working, law-abiding Washington families and to support our state’s economy, including the important agricultural sector.

Governor Inslee's statement on the Obama Administration's announcement regarding reducing carbon pollution

Governor Inslee’s statement on the Obama Administration’s announcement regarding new standards to reduce carbon pollution from large power plants

Govs. Inslee, Hickenlooper call for flexibility in federal banking regulations for marijuana businesses

Gov. Jay Inslee and Colorado Gov.

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.

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