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Inslee appoints special assistant to oversee agency compliance with immigration executive order

Gov. Jay Inslee today announced he has hired a special assistant to help state agencies comply with the governor’s executive order to protect immigrant residents from discriminatory federal deportation efforts.

Trained for success: Corrections program promotes rehabilitation, sustainability

LITTLEROCK — When Larry Vene went to prison 15 years ago for a drug conviction, he didn’t expect the path to his dream job would be through sewage.

Declaración de Inslee sobre cambios en la política de licencias para proteger la información personal de inmigrantes y refugiados

"Las recientes revelaciones sobre el fracaso de nuestro Departamento de Licencias para salvaguardar cierta información de funcionarios federales de inmigración han sacudido y enfurecido a muchas comunidades. Me ha enfurecido.

Inslee takes next steps to continue work on opioid crisis

Following up on his executive order in 2016 and 

Inslee statement on Licensing policy changes to protect personal information of immigrants and refugees

“The recent revelations about our state Department of Licensing’s failure to safeguard certain information from federal immigration officials has shaken and angered many communities. It has angered me.

Inslee statement on Department of Licensing information disclosure to federal government

“I am committed to making sure that every family in Washington state, no matter how they got here, is treated fairly. I want to be clear that we will redouble our efforts to ensure that state agencies are not assisting discriminatory enforcement efforts by federal immigration officials.

Inslee statement supporting voting rights legislation

Inslee creates work group on poverty reduction

Domestic Violence Awareness Month underscores need for legal aid

Inslees invite trick-or-treaters to summit Mount Capitol Campus

Trick-or-treaters are invited to put on their parkas, clip their carabiners, strap on their snowshoes, and stow their strongest climbing rope for a Mountaineer Halloween at the summit of Executive Residence Peak with Gov. Jay Inslee. 

Washington’s DREAMers face fast deadline for renewals; new initiative will help pay application fees

Statement from Inslee regarding potential repeal of DACA

Civil legal aid funding at risk

Inslee signs bill creating Department of Children, Youth and Families

Inslee statement on transgender service members

Washington to become 5th state in the nation to adopt paid family leave

With strong bipartisan support, the Legislature passed a bill on Friday that establishes the most forward-thinking paid family and medical leave law in the nation. 

Inslee statement regarding the Supreme Court’s action on the travel ban

"A substantial number of people will still be protected as a result of the stay as the Supreme Court's actions essentially narrowed the travel ban order.

Governor, foster care advocates make push for new children and family department

Inslee signs law to help providers, cities, counties confront opioid crisis

Inslee aims to connect kids directly to careers with new apprenticeship and education initiative

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