Statement from Inslee regarding Alaska Air Group acquisition of Virgin America

April 4, 2016

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“We all have reason to celebrate today's news that one of Washington's world-class companies, Alaska Airlines, continues to grow, innovate and invest in our state. Their acquisition will not only benefit the company, it will benefit the customers who can take advantage of more flight options and further bolster Washington state’s economy. I congratulate Alaska Airlines for taking on this exciting opportunity.” 

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