Op-ed by Gov. Inslee: Why Washington leads states in personal income
Inslee statement on net neutrality court ruling
OLYMPIA – Gov. Jay Inslee released a statement today on the U.S.
Inslee concurs with federal determination regarding Spokane Tribe proposal for new gaming facility
Gov. Jay Inslee today announced his concurrence with the U.S. Department of Interior’s determination granting the Spokane Tribe of Indians the authority to build and operate a gaming facility —known as the STEP project — in Airway Heights, Washington.
Inslee proclaims June 4–11 Washington Shellfish Week
OLYMPIA – Gov. Jay Inslee has proclaimed June 4–11 Washington Shellfish Week to reflect the importance of shellfish in the state.
Inslee statement on REC Silicon announcement to restart production at Moses Lake
Inslee helps secure federal assistance for Alcoa curtailment in Wenatchee and Ferndale
Governor, NFIB: Make Way For Small Business Saturday
Gov. Jay Inslee and NFIB, the state’s largest and leading small-business association, are teaming up to make every Washingtonian aware of this coming Saturday’s march on Main Street.
President Xi visit helped showcase Washington state as “world-class center of innovation”
Chinese President Xi Jinping and his delegation departed from Paine Field today following two full days of meetings and announcements with many of Washington’s top business and government leaders.
Inslee and bipartisan group of U.S. governors sign accord with Chinese governors to promote clean energy technology and economic development
Gov. Jay Inslee today, along with four other U.S. governors, met with Chinese President Xi Jinping and six Chinese governors and leaders to discuss opportunities for collaboration on clean energy technology and economic development.
Governor Jay Inslee statement on REC Silicon Moses Lake announcement re impacts from solar trade disagreement
“I am deeply troubled by the situation faced by REC Silicon’s polysilicon manufacturing facility in Moses Lake, due to an ongoing trade dispute affecting U.S. and Chinese solar industries.
Federal apprenticeship grants will help Washington high-tech workers
OLYMPIA — A new $5 million federal grant awarded to Washington today will expand technology job opportunities for women, minorities, veterans and others in the state. The U.S.
Inslee and trade delegation return from trade mission to Asia
Gov. Jay Inslee today returned from a nine-day trade mission to Korea and Japan where he and more than 100 delegates met with top-level business and government leaders to promote trade and collaboration on everything from aerospace and wine to emergency preparedness and climate change.
Inslee to lead trade mission to Korea, Japan
OLYMPIA – Gov. Jay Inslee will kick-off a 9-day trade mission to Korea and Japan on August 28, accompanied by Derek Sandison, Director of the Washington State Department of Agriculture, and Brian Bonlender, Commerce Director.
Inslee creates subcabinet to boost business diversity
Gov. Jay Inslee today convened a new subcabinet focused on increasing access for small and minority-, women- and veteran-owned businesses to contracting opportunities with Washington state government.
Office of International Relations
The Office of International Relations represents the governor and state government to all foreign countries, international trade organizations, international educational groups and cultural organizations. The office coordinates the governor’s official trade missions overseas and the director serves as the state’s protocol officer. It also manages sister state relationships.
Inslee and bipartisan group of governors renew call for Congress to reauthorize Export-Import Bank
Govs. Jay Inslee (D-WA), Robert Bentley (R-AL) and a bipartisan majority of the nation’s governors sent a letter today to congressional leaders to urge the long-term reauthorization of the U.S.
Gov. Inslee welcomes Juno Therapeutics’ headquarters in Seattle
SEATTLE – Gov. Jay Inslee today joined Juno Therapeutics CEO Hans Bishop and Seattle Mayor Ed Murray at an event celebrating the company’s announcement that they have selected Seattle for their new headquarters.
Gov. Jay Inslee highlights proposals to improve tax fairness for working families in Washington
Gov. Inslee meets with Paula Zambrano, a worker at a fruit company in Yakima.
YAKIMA, Wash. – A group of workers met with Gov. Jay Inslee here today to tell him about the challenges of living on minimum wage and their feeling that Washington’s economic recovery is leaving them behind.
Inslee statement on tentative port settlement
Gov. Jay Inslee released this statement about the agreement in principle reached Friday evening between the ILWU and the PMA.
West Coast governors push for settlement in port dispute
West Coast governors said today they welcome the involvement of U.S. Labor Secretary Tom Perez in the labor impasse that has disrupted West Coast shipping for months, and join him in continuing to push for an end to the dispute.