Inslee announces appointments to CARE Fund Board to ensure investment in cancer research

OLYMPIA  Gov. Jay Inslee today announced the first appointees to the Cancer Research Endowment Authority Board.

Inslee statement on U.S. Supreme Court decision on Plan B case

Inslee statement on U.S. Supreme Court decision to uphold women's reproductive rights

Gov. Jay Inslee today released a statement in response to the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to strike down parts of a Texas law that would curtail access to abortion.

Inslee takes action to address challenges in behavioral health care workforce

OLYMPIA – Gov. Jay Inslee today announced that the Workforce Training and Education Coordinating Board, in partnership with the Health Workforce Council, will evaluate current and projected workforce shortages in behavioral health.

Inslee issues directive aimed at reducing lead exposure

Inslee signs updated bipartisan budget with wildfire and mental health funding, says next big lift on education remains

OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee today signed the 2016 supplemental budget, which makes modest adjustments to the state’s current two-year budget.

New grant funding helps promote #HealthiestNextGen healthy eating and physical activity efforts in Washington schools

OLYMPIA - A $5 million Healthy Kids-Healthy Schools grant approved by the state Legislature will help

Inslee statement regarding recovery of two Western State Hospital patients

Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding allegations against Planned Parenthood

“Today Attorney General Bob Ferguson confirmed that there is no evidence to support allegations that Planned Parenthood clinics in Washington state were engaged

Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding requests for investigations into Planned Parenthood

“Planned Parenthood provides millions of women across the country access to a full range of affordable health care and family planning services.

Statement from Gov. Inslee on the passage of the 2015-17 operating budget

Statement by Gov. Jay Inslee on signing of bill to create a health care database for patients and providers

Gov. Jay Inslee today signed legislation that is the result of a two-year effort to provide more information to consumers, employers, medical providers and policy makers about buying and using health care.

Governor Inslee statement on Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act passage in Congress

“In Washington state we are making tremendous progress toward ensuring a healthier population with access to better, more affordable health care at lower cost. This week Congress gave us more tools to continue that important work.

Gov. Inslee cites new data showing alarming increase in adolescent use of electronic cigarettes

OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee today released new data that shows Washington’s 8th and 10th grade students use electronic cigarettes, or “vaping,” at more than twice the rate that they smoke tobacco.

Gov. Inslee, Washington Healthplanfinder Urge Residents to Get Covered by Feb. 15

OLYMPIA, Wash. – Gov. Jay Inslee and the Washington Health Benefit Exchange are urging Washingtonians to sign up for a Qualified Health Plan through by the end of open enrollment this coming Sunday, Feb.

Gov. Inslee continues push for health care cost transparency, reaches agreement for 2015 legislation

OLYMPIA – Consumers, employers, medical providers and policy makers will have the information they need to make informed decisions about buying and using health care under legislation proposed by Gov. Jay Inslee.

Policy Brief: Data Transparency in Health Care

Inslee proposes sustainable, responsible, fair budget to "reinvest in Washington"

Gov. Jay Inslee declared today “it is time to reinvest in Washington” and proposed his 2015–17 budget that makes a bold commitment to education and protects important services hit hard by budget cuts during the recession.

Inslee set to release detailed legislative proposals on education, transportation, climate, budget

OLYMPIA – Gov. Jay Inslee will unveil key elements of his 2015 legislative agenda and proposed 2015–17 budget in a series of events next week.

Gov. Jay Inslee visits Tri-Cities to meet with local leaders, celebrate new Trios Southridge Hospital

KENNEWICK – As part of a day-long visit to the Tri-Cities, Gov. Jay Inslee cut the ribbon on the new Trios Southridge Hospital today, saying the facility represents not just advancement in health care for the area, but a new opportunity to spur economic development.


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