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Inslee announces appointment of Lisa Brown as director of Washington State Department of Commerce

Gov. Jay Inslee announced the appointment of Lisa Brown as director of the Washington State Department of Commerce today. Brown takes over from Brian Bonlender who served in that role for the past six years.

Investing in Washington’s continuing success

Task force outlines next steps for bolstering apprenticeships, career-connected learning in Washington

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 announces Life Science and Global Health Sector Workforce Panel

OLYMPIA – Gov. Jay Inslee today announced the creation of the Life Science and Global Health Workforce Panel to strengthen and expand the sector in Washington.

Inslee announces new effort to increase competitiveness of Washington life science and global health sector

A new Washington Life Science & Global Health Advisory Council met for the first time yesterday kicking off a concerted effort by Gov. Jay Inslee to strengthen what he says is one of the state’s highest potential innovation sectors.

Gov. Inslee welcomes Juno Therapeutics’ headquarters in Seattle

SEATTLE – Gov. Jay Inslee today joined Juno Therapeutics CEO Hans Bishop and Seattle Mayor Ed Murray at an event celebrating the company’s announcement that they have selected Seattle for their new headquarters.

Inslee’s statement on Juno IPO, significant advance for Seattle biotech company

"Congratulations to all of those involved in making Juno a success during this exciting time. Juno's technology, an important part of which was developed right here in Washington state, is helping to make our state ground zero in leading the world in this new immunotherapy cancer treatment.&

Gov. Inslee statement on Novo Nordisk's announcement they will establish a new research unit in Washington

Gov. Jay Inslee today issued the following statement regarding Novo Nordisk’s announcement that the company will launch a new obesity research unit in Seattle.

State of the State 2014: Governor Inslee calls on legislators to invest in education, finish work on transportation, and boost minimum wage

Jobs, water and fish - Governor Inslee introduces Yakima River Basin bill to protect jobs, improve fish passage

OLYMPIA - Governor Jay Inslee today requested legislation that protects and creates agricultural jobs and addresses fish passage and water supply issues in the Yakima Valley region.

Dr. Lee Hood Receives National Medal of Science

OLYMPIA - Gov. Jay Inslee issued the following statement on the awarding to Dr. Leroy Hood of a National Medal of Science from President Barack Obama at the White House:

Governor Inslee's remarks at the Governor's Life Sciences Summit

Life Sciences and Global Health

From establishing the first hospital in the Northwest Territory in 1858 to today’s pioneering breakthroughs in which the body’s own immune system may be used one day to wipe out cancer, Washington State has advanced life sciences and global health for more than 150 years.

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