Gov. Jay Inslee's statement on Congressman Doc Hasting's retirement announcement

“I always appreciated Doc’s hard work on behalf of the 4th District. We worked together on the Hanford Caucus that helped keep the issue a priority in Congress.

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Governor Inslee announces new effort to help long-term unemployed workers

Gov. Jay Inslee has directed the state Employment Security Department to deploy $4 million in federal funds in new efforts to put the long-term unemployed back to work.

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Gov. Jay Inslee's statement on meeting with US Dept of Energy Secretary Ernie Moniz regarding Hanford

“Safe and successful cleanup of the nuclear waste stored at Hanford is of utmost priority for the people of Washington state and the Pacific Northwest. The federal government has a moral and legal obligation to oversee the successful cleanup of the waste that remains.

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Update from Gov. Inslee: FEMA commits to provide federal assistance to SR 530 slide

Gov. Jay Inslee said he received assurance from FEMA this morning that the federal government will be issuing a limited emergency declaration for direct federal assistance to assist in the response to the SR 530 slide.

Governor Jay Inslee announces steps to preserve SNAP benefits for Washington families in need

Governor Jay Inslee today announced steps to preserve Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits for approximately 200,000 households in Washington.

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Gov. Jay Inslee requests expansion of federal Emergency Declaration for SR 530 slide response

Gov. Jay Inslee today requested an expansion of the federal Emergency Declaration received earlier this week.

Governor Inslee's statement on the Obama Administration's announcement regarding reducing carbon pollution

Governor Inslee’s statement on the Obama Administration’s announcement regarding new standards to reduce carbon pollution from large power plants

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Gov. Inslee's request for additional federal assistance approved by President Obama

OLYMPIA, WA – Gov. Jay Inslee this morning learned that President Obama has approved his

Gov. Jay Inslee's statement regarding end of federal government shutdown

“It is good news for Washingtonians that the federal government shutdown is finally over. Beginning today federal offices will reopen and federal employees and federally-funded state employees will return to work.

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Governor Inslee requests farm disaster assistance for farmers in Snohomish County affected by SR 530 slide

Gov. Jay Inslee late yesterday asked U.S.

Gov. Inslee requests more federal disaster assistance for the SR 530 Slide

Governor’s second letter in two days requests assistance for repairing public infrastructure

Statement from Gov. Inslee on announcement of President Obama's visit to SR 530 slide April 22

“The White House told me this morning that President Obama will visit the SR 530 slide site April 22. This will give the president the opportunity to see firsthand the devastation wrought by the slide as well as the incredible community spirit flourishing in Oso, Arlington and Darrington.

Gov. Jay Inslee's statement on today's FCC vote on internet rules

“I was disappointed that the Federal Communications Commission chose to vote today, disregarding requests from businesses, activists and government officials to delay the vote so discussion could continue about the need for a free and open Internet.

Statement from Governor Jay Inslee about his appointment to President Barack Obama's Task Force on Climate Preparedness and Resilience

From the White House: Today, President Obama established a Task Force on Climate Preparedness and Resilience to advise the Administration on how the Federal Government can respond t

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Governor, Attorney General reject federal Department of Energy's proposed changes to Hanford cleanup plan

Plan lacks specificity, accountability and enforceability

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State demands increased accountability and new measures to ensure timely cleanup of Hanford

Issues proposed revision to 2010 Consent Decree

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Statement from Gov. Inslee on news of possible leak of Hanford double-shell tank AY-102

“Last night I received a call from United States Energy Secretary Moniz informing me that the US Department of Energy discovered what appears to be an elevated contamination level reading in the leak detection pit outside and adjacent to  the Hanford double-shell tank AY-102.

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Governor requests SBA help for businesses hurt by I-5 Skagit River Bridge collapse

Gov. Jay Inslee today requested that the Small Business Administration make its Economic Injury Disaster Loan program available to businesses hurt by the collapse of the I-5 Skagit River Bridge.

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Small Business Administration opens loan office in Mount Vernon to help businesses affected by Skagit Bridge collapse

Following a request last week by Gov. Jay Inslee, the U.S. Small Business Administration opened a disaster loan office in Mount Vernon to help businesses suffering financial losses due to the I-5 Skagit River Bridge collapse.

Statement from Governor Jay Inslee on Washington State efforts urging U.S. Supreme Court to support marriage equality

“Washington is a national leader in the fight for marriage equality, and I’m proud that our state today joined two friend-of-the court briefs to bring that right to couples across the country.

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