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Inslee updates eviction moratorium bridge proclamation

Gov. Jay Inslee today issued a technical correction update to the eviction bridge proclamation.

Making Washington's prisons safer and more humane

Since the 1980s, correctional systems have heavily relied on restrictive housing — also known as disciplinary segregation, isolation or solitary confinement. It was originally intended as a way to manage people who commit violence while incarcerated by restricting movement and privileges.

Inslee updates worker vaccine requirement proclamation

ICYMI: Inslee letter to President Biden urges action for Point Roberts and border communities

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Inslee updates eviction moratorium bridge proclamation

Gov. Jay Inslee today updated the eviction moratorium bridge proclamation.

Western States Scientific Safety Review Workgroup recommends Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine booster shot after six months

The Western States Scientific Safety Review Workgroup today completed its review of the federal process and has recommended a booster dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine at least six months after their primary vaccination series for people older than 65 and people at higher risk for severe illnes

Inslee appoints Indu Thomas to Thurston County Superior Court

Gov. Jay Inslee announced the appointment of Indu Thomas to the Thurston County Superior Court today. She will fill a newly created position on the court effective November 1st.

Inslee statement on protecting Hanford workers

Gov. Jay Inslee released a statement today regarding the U.S. Department of Justice’s petition for review in the U.S. Supreme Court against state law protecting Hanford workers.

Inslee letter to Zients requests federal medical staffing resources

Inslee amends Washington Ready proclamation

Inslee appoints Judge Erik Price to Court of Appeals, Division Two

Gov. Jay Inslee announced the appointment of Thurston County Superior Court Judge Erik Price to the Court of Appeals, Division Two. Price will replace Judge Lisa L. Sutton, who will retire at the end of September.

Inslee statement on 20th anniversary of 9/11 terrorist attacks

"My fellow Washingtonians, today marks the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks that killed nearly 3,000 people in this country on September 11, 2001.

Serve Washington receives $17.6 million to support 1,445 AmeriCorps members statewide

Gov. Jay Inslee announced today that Serve Washington, the state’s commission on national and community service, has been awarded $17.6 million in federal AmeriCorps funding.


Inslee amends Washington Ready proclamation, issues new COVID-19 proclamation for nursing homes

Inslee updates proclamation on truck driver hours

Gov. Jay Inslee announced updates to one proclamation in response to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic.

Inslee statement on SCOTUS failure to pause Texas anti-abortion law

Gov. Jay Inslee released a statement today in response to the U.S. Supreme Court declining to hear a challenge to an anti-abortion law in Texas that represents one of the most extreme attacks on reproductive rights since the Roe v. Wade ruling.


Inslee amends WSDOT heat damage proclamation, adding Chelan County



ICYMI: Inslee signs onto letter to Speaker Pelosi and Majority Leader Schumer supporting climate action

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Inslee statement on end of military presence in Afghanistan

"The last U.S. personnel departed Afghanistan yesterday, ending our 20-year engagement there. However people feel about this moment, what should resonate and unify us is our respect for the American men and women who gave Afghanistan two decades of opportunity.

Inslee updates higher education proclamation to align with recent vaccine requirement announcements

Gov. Jay Inslee today updated Proclamation 20-12 (Higher Education).


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