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Governor's Subcabinet on Military Downsizing

Executive order helps military spouses and veterans find jobs, training

Inslee and Ferguson statement on possible diversion of state military projects to pay for border wall

Gov. Jay Inslee and Attorney General Bob Ferguson statement on the possible diversion of state military projects to pay for the president's proposed border wall. 

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Inslee statement on death of Sgt. 1st Class Eric M. Emond

Gov. Jay Inslee released a statement today on the death of Sgt. 1st Class Eric M. Emond who died yesterday while serving in Afghanistan. Sgt.

Inslee statement on death of Sgt. Leandro A.S. Jasso

Gov. Jay Inslee released a statement today on the death of Sgt. Leandro A.S. Jasso who died while serving in Afghanistan. Sgt. Jasso, age 25, was from Leavenworth, Washington and was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Joint Base Lewis-McChord.

Inslee statement on stolen Horizon Air plane


Gov. Jay Inslee released the following statement tonight on the incident involving a stolen Horizon Air plane: 

One-stop job center connects military service members with employment

Inslee declares state of emergency for wildfire threats statewide

Govs. Inslee and Cuomo call on president to denounce Russian election meddling that poses a threat to state elections

Govs. Jay Inslee and Andrew Cuomo sent a letter early today to President Donald Trump asking him to denounce Russia’s interference with U.S.

Kilauea volcano helps emergency managers better prepare for threats in Washington

Inslee statement on transgender service members

Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs receives national award of excellence

OLYMPIA – Gov. Jay Inslee announced today the Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs has been awarded the Abraham Lincoln Pillars of Excellence Award from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. This is WDVA’s fourth Pillars of Excellence Award since 2014.

Inslee visits state crime lab, learns how Lean improvements decreased processing time for DNA tests by 20 percent

MARSYVILLE – Gov. Jay Inslee and Washington State Patrol Chief John R. Batiste visited the Marysville Crime Lab today to learn more about Lean principles that resulted in a sharp reduction of processing times for forensic DNA tests.

Inslee statement on Fairchild Air Force Base as a finalist to expand and host KC-46A refueling tankers

Inslee unveils new defense data tool to help businesses prepare for military downsizing

Gov. Jay Inslee today visited Jorgensen Forge in Tukwila to unveil a new “Defense Data Tool” to help businesses that contract with the U.S. Department of Defense anticipate and respond to changes in defense spending.

Inslee says state well-positioned and prepared to manage JBLM downsizing

OLYMPIA – Gov. Jay Inslee said Washington is well-prepared to manage the downsizing at JBLM announced today by the Department of Defense and the Army.

Inslee announces formation of Subcabinet on Military Downsizing

Agencies to focus on coordinated state response to potential military reductions.

OLYMPIA – Governor Jay Inslee today announced the formation of a Subcabinet on Military Downsizing to address possible reductions in military force in the state.

Governor Inslee's statement on Memorial Day

“Memorial Day is a day for us to remember the men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice in service to our country. 

Gov. Jay Inslee says proposed reductions at Joint Base Lewis-McChord would have "grievous effects" for Washington

Gov. Jay Inslee today told U.S. Army officials he opposes personnel cuts at Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM), saying the loss of 16,000 permanent soldiers and Army civilian employees would have “grievous effects” on Washington’s economy.


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