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Gov. Jay Inslee approves $25,000 state grant to repair Darrington Timberbowl Rodeo Grounds, avoid cancellation of popular annual rodeo

Gov. Jay Inslee today approved an additional $25,000 in recovery aid to the Economic Alliance of Snohomish County and Snohomish County Economic Development to make necessary repairs at the Darrington Timberbowl Rodeo Grounds.

Governor Inslee's statement on news that China has lifted its ban on shellfish exports from West Coast

Gov. Jay Inslee today responded to news that China has lifted a ban on shellfish exports that directly affected numerous Washington shellfish growers.

Statement by Gov. Jay Inslee on the passing of Puyallup Tribal Council Chairman Herman Dillon, Sr.

“Chairman Dillon spent his life serving the Puyallup Tribe with professionalism and dignity. I had the opportunity to see how his strong leadership was shaped by his personal character and by the strong values and culture of the Puyallup Tribe.

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. 

Governor Inslee announces appointment of Samuel Chung to King County Superior Court

OLYMPIA – Gov. Jay Inslee today announced the appointment of Sam Chung to King County Superior Court.

Governor Inslee statement regarding designation of Puget Sound as one of 12 national Manufacturing Communities

Gov. Jay Inslee today responded to news that the Manufacturing Communities Partnership Program led by the U.S.

Governor Inslee announces winners of 2014 Governor's Smart Communities Awards

Sixteen cities, five counties, two ports and one school district receive awards for smart growth planning

Gov. Jay Inslee visits Tri-Cities to meet with local leaders, celebrate new Trios Southridge Hospital

KENNEWICK – As part of a day-long visit to the Tri-Cities, Gov. Jay Inslee cut the ribbon on the new Trios Southridge Hospital today, saying the facility represents not just advancement in health care for the area, but a new opportunity to spur economic development.

West Coast Leaders Applaud Obama Administration Proposal to Cut Carbon Pollution

Washington, California, Oregon and British Columbia Urge Strong Federal Action to Combat Global Warming

Governor Inslee statement regarding the Environmental Protection Agency's proposal to cut carbon pollution from power plants

“I applaud President Barack Obama and EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy for taking this critical step in setting the first-ever national limits on carbon pollution from existing power plants.

Inslee recognizes outstanding leadership in 20 state government managers

Gov. Jay Inslee today honored 20 state agency managers who have demonstrated outstanding leadership.


Boards and commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee - May 2014

This is the latest monthly recap of board and commission appointments made by Governor Jay Inslee. These are appointments that are effective beginning in May 2014.

Governor Inslee statement on the shooting at Seattle Pacific University

“I mourn with all Washingtonians tonight for the Seattle Pacific University student who died in today’s tragic shooting.  There are others still struggling with injuries and we ne

Inslee announces upcoming trade delegation to England, Finland

Gov. Jay Inslee today announced he will lead a state delegation to the Farnborough International Air Show in July.

Gov. Jay Inslee Joins Bill Gates and Experts from Asia to Headline Leading Economic Forum in Seattle

Inslee announces first North American Boao Forum event that will include list of prominent speakers and sponsors for September conference on sustainable development

State, federal government agree to continue discussions regarding Hanford cleanup

Negotiators from Washington state and the federal government have agreed to extend the 40-day dispute resolution period triggered under a 2010 court order to clean up high-level radioactive and chemically hazardous waste at Hanford. 

Keeping marijuana away from teens top focus for state leaders

Gov. Inslee, Attorney General Ferguson, other state agencies announce safety and public awareness measures in preparation for opening retail marijuana stores

Governor Jay Inslee Congratulates Spokane County on Winning the 2014 Culture of Health Award from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

“I want to congratulate the Spokane County community – including its education, university, health, civic and business leaders – for receiving the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s 2014 Culture of Health award.

Governor Inslee announces new training and support for long-term unemployed workers

Nearly 1,100 long-term unemployed will receive training and support to help them land jobs in high-demand fields through a new $6 million National Emergency Grant, Gov. Jay Inslee and the Employment Security Department announced today.

Boards and commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee - June 2014

This is the latest monthly recap of board and commission appointments made by Governor Jay Inslee. These are appointments that are effective beginning in June 2014.


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