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Inslee announces director of the Washington State Lottery

Gov. Jay Inslee today announced the appointment of Marcus Glasper as director of the Washington State Lottery. Glasper has served as acting director since November 2017.

WorkSource helps thousands experience the power of a job

State Parks a key keeper of Washington’s history

Trump Administration is short-changing 2020 Census and that could hurt Washington state

New law takes major step in transforming behavioral health care

Inslee signs bills to improve state’s democratic process

B.C. backs high-speed corridor study connecting Vancouver to Seattle

As part of ongoing efforts to strengthen the partnership between British Columbia and Washington state, the B.C. government will help fund a study of a potential ultra-high-speed corridor service connecting Vancouver with Seattle, Portland and beyond. 

West Coast governments agree to cooperate on climate change, environment, trade and overdose crisis

The Premier of British Columbia, the governors of Oregon and Washington, and the California secretary for environmental protection, on behalf of the governor of California, met today to mark the 10th anniversary of the Pacific Coast Collaborative (PCC), and identify opportunities to further stren

Inslee signs executive order to protect orcas, Chinook salmon

Washington examines innovative ways to combat homelessness

Productive 2018 Legislature passes big wins for Washington

Inslee statement on passage of I-940

Following the legislature’s passage of Initiative 940 regarding the use of deadly force by police, and a bill making modifying provisions, Gov. Jay Inslee issued the following statement:

Inslee appoints Monty Cobb to Mason County Superior Court

Gov. Jay Inslee today appointed Monty Cobb to the Mason County Superior Court. Cobb formerly spent seven years in the Mason County Prosecutor’s Office beginning as a deputy prosecutor and advancing to chief deputy prosecutor. He has also served as a prosecutor in Cowlitz and Whitman Counties.

New law offers Breakfast After the Bell program for hungry students

Inslee makes two appointments to the King County Superior Court

Gov. Jay Inslee today announced the appointments of Sandy Widlan and Michael R.Scott to the King County Superior Court. Widlan replaces Judge Mariane Spearman and Scott replaces Judge Jeffrey Ramsdell, both of whom are retiring.

Inslee signs bill to ban bump stock devices like those used in the Las Vegas shooting

Washington becomes first state to pass net neutrality protections into law

Inslee vetoes ESB 6617 – Legislature and media agree to discuss path forward

Gov. Jay Inslee tonight vetoed ESB 6617, a bill related to public disclosure obligations of the Legislature.

Joint statement on U.S. Supreme Court Janus case from Gov. Inslee and Attorney General Ferguson

As the U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments in the Janus v. AFSCME case, Gov. Jay Inslee and Attorney General Bob Ferguson issued the following joint statement:

No longer ‘broken’: Pilot program helps incarcerated women overcome trauma


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