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2023

2023 Archive News

Displaying 46 for the year.
News for year: 2023
Inslee appoints Will Steffener to Snohomish County Superior Court
Inslee appoints Breean Beggs to Spokane County Superior Court
EV charger installation is amping up
Inslee signs new budgets that go big on housing, behavioral health
‘Blake’ fixed — new drug law balances treatment and accountability
Inslee signs Trueblood fix to improve competency services
Inslee rescinds requirements related to COVID-19 vaccination for state employees
Inslee appoints Mark Larrañaga to King County Superior Court
Washington “goes big” on housing in 2023
New suite of climate laws continue path to 100% clean energy future
Inslee announces special session date to take up drug possession law
Inslee statement: “We’ve made Washington a beacon for progress for the nation. I’m ready to pass the torch.”
Inslee signs laws to protect reproductive health and gender-affirming care
Washington adopts historic new gun safety laws
Inslee appoints Grace Yoo director of the Washington State Women's Commission
Legislature adjourns after taking action to combat housing crisis, enhance education funding, strengthen reproductive access and gun safety laws, and more
Washington’s climate action a source for optimism this Earth Day
Find your park in Washington this spring!
Inslee appoints Drew Shirk as director of the Washington State Department of Revenue
Inslee appoints Michael Fong as director of the Washington State Department of Commerce
Inslee appoints Eric Pettigrew as director of the Washington State Lottery Commission
Inslee announces unprecedented state purchase of three-year supply of mifepristone
Inslee statement on House budget proposals
Inslee statement on Senate capital budget proposal and need to go bigger on housing
Inslee appoints Leonard Feldman to the Washington Court of Appeals, Division One
British Columbia premier's Washington visit emphasizes regional cooperation
14 governors call on major pharmacies to clarify plans on medication abortion
Inslee urges federal regulators to reject GTN pipeline expansion
Inslee statement on White House's Industrial Decarbonization Grants and Federal-State Buy Clean Partnership
Inslee statement on legislative priorities following house of origin cutoff
Failing to plan for climate change is planning to fail
To end gun violence, build on what works
Finnish President Sauli Niinistö visits Olympia, March 2023
Senate approves urgently-needed reforms to competency restoration system
Kendrick Stewart named interim director of Washington State Department of Commerce
Washington stands with Ukraine on anniversary of Russian invasion
Inslee appoints Marcus Glasper as director of the Washington State Department of Licensing
ICYMI: Twenty states announce historic governor-led Reproductive Freedom Alliance
New Working Families Tax Credit returns up to $1,200 for eligible families
Inslee issues emergency proclamation for extreme winter weather and flooding
Inslee appoints Jared A. Boswell to Yakima County Superior Court
Inslee appoints David Puente, Jr. as director of the Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs
Inslee and pro-choice advocates testify in support of state constitutional amendment to protect reproductive freedom
Changing the face of Washington’s justice system
Inslee delivers State of the State: “Bold actions for building a stronger Washington”
National workforce shortages strain public services

2022

2022 Archive News

Displaying 126 for the year.
News for year: 2022
2022 in Review
Inslee appoints Brandon Mack to Jefferson County Superior Court
Inslee appoints Coreen Wilson to King County Superior Court
Inslee issues emergency proclamation for a series of severe autumn storms
Housing, homelessness and behavioral health top Inslee's budget priorities for 2023–25
Inslee tours site of new behavioral health teaching hospital, previews legislative agenda for 2023
Inslee appoints TaTeasha Davis to Pierce County Superior Court
Boards and Commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee - November 2022
Inslee appoints Wyman Yip to King County Superior Court
Inslee appoints Anne Egeler to Thurston County Superior Court
Inslee appoints Meng Li Che to the Washington Court of Appeals, Division Two
Inslee to attend COP27, will highlight continued urgency and importance of subnational leadership in climate action
Boards and Commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee - October 2022
Inslee previews homelessness and affordable housing efforts for the 2023 legislative session
State’s COVID emergency order ends next week
Inslee and legislators roll out more reproductive freedom bills for 2023 legislative session
Seattle Announced as the Third APEC Senior Officials’ and Ministerial Meetings Site During U.S. Host Year in August 2023
Inslee's invite trick-or-treaters to The Addams Family-themed Halloween at the Executive Residence
Inslee appoints Taki Flevaris to King County Superior Court
Inslee and legislators begin rolling out reproductive freedom policies for 2023 legislative session
Inslee appoints Linden Rhoads and re-appoints Blaine Tamaki to University of Washington Board of Regents
Inslee honors state employee efforts during annual leadership ceremony
West Coast Leaders Double Down on Bold Actions to Fight Climate Crisis
Boards and Commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee - September 2022
Inslee issues emergency order for the SR 506 bridge damage; also activates members of the National Guard to support Hurricane Ian response efforts
“What goes around, comes around” when it comes to industrial waste
Inslee issues emergency order for the Lieser Road overpass
Drivers, carmakers, and states are leaving fossil fuels in the rearview mirror. Is Washington ready to drive electric?
Inslee names Michael Paquette director of the Board of Accountancy
Inslee announces end to remaining COVID-19 emergency orders and state of emergency by October 31
Energy and industry lead priorities for upcoming Washington trade delegation to Nordic countries
Inslee appoints Marla Polin to Spokane County Superior Court
Boards and Commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee - August 2022
Inslee names Erin Okuno director of Office of Education Ombuds
Environmental Justice Day highlights human cost of pollution and climate change
Inslee statement regarding final report for Joint Federal-State Process for salmon recovery in the Columbia Basin
Serve Washington receives $21.3 million in federal grants to support 1,490 AmeriCorps members statewide
Inslee names Lekha Fernandes director of the Office of Minority and Women’s Business Enterprises
Inslee issues directive for monkeypox virus (MPV) plan of action
Inslee statement on Inflation Reduction Act's historic climate investments
Inslee issues updated directive regarding COVID-19 vaccination standards for state employees
Historic PACT Act will expand benefits for thousands of veterans in Washington state
In case you missed it: Washington state wins federal Good Jobs Challenge grant to support career connected training for thousands of students
Boards and Commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee - July 2022
Inslee announces upcoming rescission of twelve proclamations related to COVID-19
Inslee appoints Sonia Rodriguez True to Yakima County Superior Court
Statement from Inslee regarding agreement on climate package in U.S. Senate
Inslee appoints Joe Campagna and Jaime Hawk to King County Superior Court
Inslee appoints Milt Doumit to Utilities and Transportation Commission
Police trainings would increase statewide under new regional proposal
Inslee appoints J. Michael Diaz to the Court of Appeals, Division One
Boards and Commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee - June 2022
Inslee issues directive for COVID-19 vaccination standards for state employees
Inslee issues directive prohibiting state law enforcement cooperation with abortion-related investigations
Inslee and U.S. Climate Alliance respond to U.S. Supreme Court decision in West Virginia v. EPA
West Coast States Launch New Multi-State Commitment to Reproductive Freedom, Standing United on Protecting Abortion Access in face of U.S. Supreme Court Decision on Roe vs. Wade
Western States Scientific Safety Review Workgroup finds Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna vaccines are safe and effective for children as young as 6 months old
Inslee appoints Patrick Moriarty to Snohomish County Superior Court
Murray, Inslee announce opportunity for public to comment on independent Lower Snake River Dams draft report
Inslee statement on increased funding proposal for Hanford
Boards and Commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee - May 2022
Inslee appoints Diana Ruff to the Benton & Franklin Counties Superior Court
Inslee rescinds two proclamations related to COVID-19
Inslee appoints Jacquelyn High-Edward to Spokane County Superior Court
Inslee appoints Miguel Duran to Snohomish County Superior Court
Inslee issues update to vaccination requirement for outdoor contractors and volunteers
Inslee cancels parole determination for Timothy Pauley
Inslee names Roger Rogoff director of Office of Independent Investigations
Inslee appoints Cadine Ferguson-Brown to Mason County Superior Court
Inslee appoints Tsering Cornell to Clark County Superior Court
Inslee names Caitlin Robertson, PhD, director of the Office of the Corrections Ombuds
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee in response to federal report regarding Native boarding schools
Boards and Commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee - April 2022
Inslee appoints Richard Rylander to Clark County Council
Inslee announces upcoming rescission of two proclamations related to in-person drivers licenses and public meetings
“Refugees Welcome”-- Washington's commitment to help people escaping violence and deprivation
Op-ed: Inslee and Ferguson: SAFE Banking Act is a matter of life and death for WA pot businesses
Inslee appoints Leonor R. Fuller to University of Washington Board of Regents
Inslee names Michael MacKillop director of Services for the Blind
Inslee issues update to rescind Proclamation 20-69
Inslee appoints Jon Scott to Snohomish County Superior Court
Inslee appoints Ian Birk to Court of Appeals, Division One
Inslee appoints Matt Lapin to King County Superior Court
Inslee announced the upcoming rescission of proclamation 20-31 regarding DCYF child care background checks
Boards and Commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee - March 2022
New approaches to housing and behavioral health top Inslee’s budget takeaways list
Inslee issues update to rescind two COVID-19 emergency proclamations
Inslee appoints Janet Chung to Court of Appeals, Division One
Years in the making, one climate bill is allowing legislators to boldly reinvent transportation in Washington. Here's how.
Inslee issues amendment to vaccination requirement proclamation
Inslee tees up next steps in statewide equity efforts with new executive order
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding Rep. Pat Sullivan’s announcement he won't be seeking re-election
British Columbia and Washington state aim to develop transboundary Nooksack flooding prevention and response initiative
Inslee issues update to proclamation to rescind statewide face covering policy
Transformational investments in transportation, housing and climate lead as Legislature adjourns for 2022
Boards and Commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee - February 2022
Inslee statement on new EPA actions on clean transportation
Inslee directive bans state contracts with Russian government entities
Rapid supportive housing gets Washingtonians out of unsafe living and on the path to permanent housing solutions
Governors Newsom, Brown and Inslee Announce Updated Health Guidance
Inslee appoints Angelica Williams to the Pierce County Superior Court
Inslee appoints two judges to King County Superior Court
COVID-19 trends give leaders confidence to look towards next phase of pandemic response
Inslee appoints Norma Rodriguez to the Benton & Franklin Counties Superior Court
Climate action now! Virtual town hall Wednesday with former Vice President Al Gore, Gov. Jay Inslee, and White House National Climate Advisor Gina McCarthy
Inslee lauds legislators' 'Move Ahead Washington' transportation proposal
Inslee statement condemns RNC position on Capitol Insurrection
Boards and Commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee - January 2022
Inslee appoints Robert Grim to the Okanogan County Superior Court
“Politicians are not above anyone else”
Biden Administration approves public assistance request for counties and Tribes impacted by November storms
Inslee shares Washington's pandemic story with U.S. House COVID committee
Inslee issues Green Crab Infestation proclamation
Inslee updates decades-old affirmative action guidance for more equity in hiring, education and contracting
Inslee issues emergency order on non-urgent health care services
Inslee prioritizes poverty reduction efforts
Inslee provides support to hospitals to fight Omicron variant
Inslee statement on start of 2022 legislative session
Inslee amends proclamation to waive truck driver hours
Inslee issues emergency weather proclamation
Inslee signs Executive Order for Equity in Public Contracting and announces intention to rescind Directive 98-01
Inslee statement on federal disaster declaration
Inslee statement on efforts to stop violence fueled by election lies
Inslee flag directive to commemorate the insurrection on the U.S. Capitol
Inslee announces additional resources for Omicron variant
Boards and Commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee - December 2021

2021

2021 Archive News

Displaying 209 for the year.
News for year: 2021
The year in photos: 2021
Inslee statement on the death of Justice Mary Fairhurst
Inslee statement on payments collected for long-term care program
Video message from Gov. Jay Inslee and Trudi Inslee on holidays, omicron variant and boosters
Inslee appoints Kristin Ballinger to the King County Superior Court
Inslee letter to ESD on long-term care premiums collection
Inslee statement on the death of Sen. Doug Ericksen
Inslee, Billig, Jinkins statement on delaying WA Cares Fund premium assessment
Inslee’s 2022 budget highlights poverty, climate, salmon recovery and transportation investments
Inslee announces homelessness proposals for 2022
Inslee announces salmon recovery proposals for 2022
Inslee announces climate package for 2022
Boards and Commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee - November 2021
Inslee issues severe bridge damage proclamation & updates truck driver hours waiver proclamation
Inslee letter to FEMA requests swift consideration for flood aid
Inslee statement on discovery Omicron variant cases in Washington
Inslee announces FEMA mobile COVID-19 vaccination unit coming to Western Washington
Inslee issues 'Workforce Training Boards' directive
Inslee issues update to severe weather emergency proclamation
Inslee, Constantine, Durkan statement on Omicron variant
Inslee issues update to vaccine requirement proclamation
Inslee statement on COVID booster expanded eligibility
Inslee issues update to severe weather emergency proclamation
Cascadia Innovation Corridor Conference focuses on open borders, sustainability
Inslee issues update to proclamation requiring vaccination verification for large events
Inslee issues severe weather emergency proclamation
Inslee announces members of Office of Independent Investigations advisory board
Inslee names Steve Hobbs Secretary of State
Inslee-led coalition of governments commits to slashing carbon emissions
Inslee joins other Pacific Coast leaders in Glasgow to launch Low Carbon Construction Task Force
Inslee appoints Allyson Zipp to the Thurston County Superior Court
Inslee statement on vaccine approval for 5-to 11-year-olds
Boards and Commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee - October 2021
Inslee extends proclamation on COVID-19 Nursing Home Transfers
Washington state welcomes Afghan refugees
Inslee statement on Wyman decision to join federal election security office
Inslee names Chairman Leonard Forsman to the University of Washington Board of Regents
Western States Workgroup approves Moderna and J & J boosters
Inslee and Murray statement on establishing solutions for salmon recovery in the Columbia River Basin
Inslee appoints Anna Gigliotti to the Grant County Superior Court
Inslee issues two proclamations for pause on statewide jail transfers and for damaged overpass
Inslee issues proclamation requiring vaccination verification for large events
Inslee names Jilma Meneses secretary of the state Department of Social and Health Services
Inslee statement on U.S. decision to reopen Canadian border entry
Inslee statement on high vaccine rates among state workforce
Inslee names Dominga Soliz director of the Environmental and Land Use Hearings Office
Boards and Commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee - September 2021
Inslee appoints Adrienne McCoy to King County Superior Court
Inslee announces extension of proclamation for nursing home transfer and discharge
Inslee updates eviction moratorium bridge proclamation
Making Washington's prisons safer and more humane
Inslee updates worker vaccine requirement proclamation
ICYMI: Inslee letter to President Biden urges action for Point Roberts and border communities
Inslee updates eviction moratorium bridge proclamation
Western States Scientific Safety Review Workgroup recommends Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine booster shot after six months
Inslee appoints Indu Thomas to Thurston County Superior Court
Inslee statement on protecting Hanford workers
Inslee letter to Zients requests federal medical staffing resources
Inslee updates wildfire state of emergency proclamation
Inslee amends Washington Ready proclamation
Inslee appoints Judge Erik Price to Court of Appeals, Division Two
Inslee statement on 20th anniversary of 9/11 terrorist attacks
Serve Washington receives $17.6 million to support 1,445 AmeriCorps members statewide
Inslee amends Washington Ready proclamation, issues new COVID-19 proclamation for nursing homes
Inslee updates proclamation on truck driver hours
Inslee amends WSDOT heat damage proclamation, adding Chelan County
ICYMI: Inslee signs onto letter to Speaker Pelosi and Majority Leader Schumer supporting climate action
Inslee statement on SCOTUS failure to pause Texas anti-abortion law
Inslee statement on end of military presence in Afghanistan
Inslee updates higher education proclamation to align with recent vaccine requirement announcements
ICYMI: Inslee letter to President Biden reaffirms Washington's support for Afghan refugees
Inslee statement on FDA approval of Pfizer COVID vaccine
Inslee issues two proclamations for facial coverings, vaccine requirements
Inslee announces educator vaccination requirement and statewide indoor mask mandate
Inslee updates wildfire state of emergency proclamation
Inslee to provide clemency relief to individuals still serving community supervision solely on invalid drug possession convictions
Inslee names Tara C. Smith director of the Washington Department of Enterprise Services
Inslee statement on death of Lorraine Loomis, chair of NW Indian Fish Commission
Inslee announces two appointments to Pierce County Superior Court
Inslee announces vaccination requirement for most state employees, private health care and long-term care workers
Inslee issues proclamation requiring vaccination for most state employees, health and long-term care workers
Inslee statement on Biden's push to accelerate electric vehicle use
Inslee updates wildfire state of emergency proclamation
Inslee statement on death of Richard Trumka, head of AFL-CIO
Inslee statement on suspected death of Southern Resident orca K-21
Inslee rescinds two proclamations related to the COVID-19 pandemic
Inslee updates K-12 education proclamation
Inslee rescinds three additional proclamations related to the COVID-19 pandemic
Inslee statement on federal decision to maintain U.S.-Canada border closure
Inslee rescinds three proclamations related to the COVID-19 pandemic
ICYMI: Inslee letter to U.S. Secretary of State Blinken reiterates request to open U.S.-Canada border
Inslee issues proclamation relating to damaged overpass on State Route 506
Inslee issues, amends proclamations relating to wildfires and recent extreme temperatures
Inslee rescinds two proclamations related to the COVID-19 pandemic
Inslee updates higher education proclamation
Inslee appoints Matthew Segal to the King County Superior Court
Inslee Appoints Jacqueline Stam to the Benton & Franklin Counties Superior Court
Inslee appoints Jason Poydras to the King County Superior Court
Inslee declares wildfire state of emergency, limited burn ban
Inslee issues outdoor childcare proclamation
Inslee speaks at naturalization ceremony, calls on Congress to pass immigration reform
Inslee issues final utility moratorium extension
Inslee updates Washington Ready proclamation, rescinds agricultural worker proclamation
Inslee issues proclamation that clarifies higher ed vaccination requirements
Op-ed: Let’s keep up the heat on urgent action in climate crisis
Inslee statement on upcoming economic reopening
Inslee approves use of state strategic reserve funds for Point Roberts business
Inslee issues housing stability “bridge” proclamation
Inslee increases capacity for publicly owned or operated, and non-profit cooling centers
Inslee announces eviction moratorium “bridge”
Inslee statement on the death of former legislator Mark Doumit
Inslee rescinds three proclamations related to COVID-19
Inslee statement on reopening numbers, staying the course
Inslee consolidates business and employee guidance documents for some industries
Inslee names William Kehoe state chief information officer with WaTech
Inslee extends proclamation on the Family Emergency Assistance Program
Inslee names Cami Feek commissioner of the Employment Security Department
Inslee Statement on Record Global Carbon Levels
ICYMI: Inslee letter requesting border opening between the United States and Canada
Inslee appoints Robert Jourdan to the Chelan County Superior Court
Inslee announces vaccination incentives
Inslee announces update to business and employee guidance documents
Inslee announces update to agriculture requirements
Inslee updates proclamation on truck driver hours
Inslee statement on charging decision in Manny Ellis case
Inslee announces update to spectator event guidance
Inslee updates Healthy Washington proclamation, announces safe workers proclamation
Inslee signs police accountability legislative package
Inslee signs climate change legislative package
Inslee announces statewide reopening date of June 30 and short-term statewide move to Phase 3
Western States Scientific Safety Review Workgroup finds Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine is safe and effective for 12- to 15-year olds
Inslee appoints Karen Moore to the Snohomish County Superior Court
Inslee signs worker protection legislative package in Yakima
Inslee signs Fair Start for Kids Act to expand access to child care
Inslee signs economic justice legislation to help working families
Inslee announces two-week pause on phases
Inslee announces update to spectator event and religious organization guidance
Getting money to the people, faster
Inslee announces update to long-term care facility guidance
Inslee names Cheryl Strange new Department of Corrections secretary
Inslee rescinds directive to state agencies to freeze hiring, personal service contracts and equipment purchases
Inslee issues gypsy moth infestation proclamation
2021 legislative session ends with historic wins for climate, COVID relief
Inslee appoints Nancy Retsinas to the Clark County Superior Court
Inslee statement on 2021 legislative session
Inslee announces re-authorization of J & J COVID vaccine in Washington
Inslee directs Ferguson to investigate Pierce County Sheriff Troyer
Washington COVID-19 Immigrant Relief Fund opens for new applications
Inslee statement on Chauvin trial verdict
Inslee appoints André Peñalver to the Pierce County Superior Court
Inslee appoints Tyson Hill to the Grant County Superior Court
Inslee issues proclamation on the Family Emergency Assistance Program
Inslee signs bill to put statue of Billy Frank Jr. in U.S. Capitol
Inslee signs commutations following Blake decision
Inslee announces three counties to rollback to Phase 2
Boards and Commissions appointments - March 2021
Inslee updates Healthy Washington criteria for county phases
Inslee updates high risk worker proclamation
Inslee updates travel restriction proclamation
Inslee letter to Congressional delegation on infrastructure priorities
Inslee announces vaccine eligibility expansion to all adults April 15
Inslee statement on Biden's "American Jobs Plan"
Washington partnership leverages AmeriCorps to address unprecedented food insecurity efforts across state
Inslee lifts prohibition on travel to North Carolina for many state employees
FEMA approves state's request for mass vaccination site in Yakima
Inslee rescinds state travel advisory to align with CDC travel advisory guidance
Inslee announces extension of eviction moratorium, expansion of vaccine eligibility, long-term care visitations may resume
Inslee updates proclamation on consumer debt garnishments
Inslee statement on Georgia spa killings
Inslee signs emergency proclamation requiring in-person education opportunities for public K-12 schools
Inslee announces statewide move to Phase 3 of recovery plan, return to spectator events and Phase 1B, Tier 2 vaccine eligibility
Inslee statement on Biden signing the American Rescue Plan Act
Inslee statement on rising cases of anti-Asian hate crimes
Washington again ranked #1 state in national report
Inslee statement on Washington's 5,000th COVID-related death
Inslee announces authorization of J & J vaccine by Western States Scientific Safety Review Workgroup
Inslee names Mark Quimby acting director of WaTech
Inslee statement on Biden educator and licensed childcare workers vaccination directive
Boards and Commissions appointments - February 2021
Inslee announces proclamations on COVID-19 and winter weather, updates air travel proclamation
Inslee updates proclamation on truck driver hours
Inslee signs $2.2 billion COVID relief bill
Inslee names Karen A. Johnson, PhD, director of new state Office of Equity
ICYMI: Canada makes border exemption for Point Roberts residents
Inslee announces five regions to progress to Phase 2
Inslee statement on U.S. Rep. Simpson's proposed Columbia Basin legislation
Inslee signs bipartisan bill to support business and workers
Inslee statement on federal aid for wildfire damage in Eastern Washington
Inslee issues proclamation related to COVID-19 and foster care age limits
Inslee announces metric changes to Healthy Washington - Roadmap to Recovery
Inslee statement on Biden climate plan
Inslee updates COVID-19 proclamation related to long-term care
Washington COVID-19 vaccine distribution hits 500,000 total doses administered
Inslee announces ongoing security measures on Capitol Campus
Inslee statement on inauguration of President Biden
Inslee appoints Camara Banfield to the Clark County Superior Court
Inslee extends 26 proclamations relating to COVID-19
Inslee announces state plan for widespread vaccine distribution and administration
State of Innovation Challenge invites Washington youth to design solutions to the state's big issues
Inslee delivers historic third inaugural address
Inslee waives in-person requirement for oath of office
Inslee extends security measures for 2021 legislative session
Inslee statement on start of 2021 legislative session
Inslee signs Healthy Washington - Roadmap to Recovery proclamation
Inslee statement on security measures for 2021 legislative session
Inslee extends proclamation related to COVID-19, two proclamations denied extension by Senate GOP
Inslee addresses Washingtonians following day of violence in both the state and nation's capital
Inslee statement on events in Washington, D.C.
Inslee announces "Healthy Washington–Roadmap to Recovery"

2020

2020 Archive News

Displaying 323 for the year.
News for year: 2020
Inslee extends eviction moratorium
Inslee issues, updates COVID-19 proclamations
Inslee announces one-week extension of statewide restrictions
Inslee announces state action following Trump’s refusal to sign Pandemic Unemployment Assistance extension
How federal funds helped Washington communities and families fight COVID-19 realities
Inslee Appoints Andrea Robertson to the King County Superior Court
Inslee announces eviction moratorium extension
Inslee extends three proclamations related to COVID-19
Inslee issues proclamations on travel restrictions and updates to existing religious guidance
Inslee statement on federal coronavirus relief and omnibus package
Inslee announces authorization of Moderna vaccine by Western States Scientific Safety Review Workgroup
Inslee issues proclamation on single use plastic bags
Inslee releases 2021–2023 budget proposal
Inslee issues proclamation on prison commitments
Inslee announces updated school guidance for in-person instruction
Inslee announces bold climate package for 2021–2023 biennium
Inslee issues proclamation on local health jurisdiction stability
Inslee announces Washington's historic commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion
Inslee announces COVID-19 vaccine approval by multi-state workgroup
Inslee extends, modifies proclamation on statewide restrictions
Inslee issues COVID-19 public transportation safety guidance
Inslee appoints Emily Sheldrick to the Clark County Superior Court
Inslee extends, modifies proclamation on pharmacy storage for COVID-19 vaccine
Inslee extends 26 proclamations relating to COVID-19
Inslee appoints Bernard Veljacic to the Court of Appeals, Division 2
Inslee announces new economic supports and extension of restrictions
Inslee statement on Durkan decision not to run for re-election
Inslee updates proclamation on truck driver hours
Inslee updates restrictions for religious and faith based organizations
Inslee issues proclamation waiving College Bound scholarship signature requirement
Inslee announces statewide COVID-19 exposure notification tool
Inslee announces additional requirements for health and dental facilities
Inslee announces additional COVID-19 financial support
ICYMI: Inslee letter urges Congress to immediately resume COVID-19 relief negotiations
Inslee announces cap on third-party delivery fees to help restaurants
Inslee appoints Umair A. Shah, MD, MPH new secretary of health
Inslee announces statewide restrictions for four-weeks
Inslee issues travel advisory for Washington
ICYMI: Inslee requests extension of National Guard mission for COVID-19 pandemic response
Inslee modifies Open Public Meetings Act proclamation regarding election canvassing boards
Inslee extends 27 proclamations relating to COVID-19
Inslee appoints representatives to multi-state COVID vaccine workgroup
Inslee statement on President-elect Biden and Vice President-elect Harris
Inslee announces Jamila Thomas as new chief of staff
Inslee statement on continued ballot counting
Inslee statement on historic re-election
Inslee statement on safe voting and secure election results
Inslee issues directive to ensure continuity of benefits for school staff
Inslee announces technology investment for Washington students and staff
State safety rest area workers honored for keeping freight moving and travelers safe during pandemic
Inslee issues "Stay Safe - Vote Safe" proclamation
Inslee announces Western states workgroup to ensure safety and efficacy of COVID vaccines
Inslee statement on voter security and election integrity following threats
More hungry college students eligible for help as federal program expands
Inslee announces COVID-19 Immigrant Relief Fund now open for applications
Inslee updates guidance for religious and faith based organizations
Inslee issues proclamation establishing higher education safety guidelines
State leaders warn U.S. Senators of pending ACA lawsuit amid Supreme Court nomination
Inslee extends eviction moratorium, public utilities proclamation
Inslee announces new state group for COVID-19 economic recovery
Inslee extends proclamation providing assistance to families impacted by wildfires
Inslee issues proclamation establishing safety guidelines for behavioral health facilities
Inslee, Ferguson issue joint statement regarding today’s oral argument on Trump’s Clean Power Plan rollbacks
Inslee announces updates to Safe Start reopening plan
Inslee statement on Trump comments downplaying dangers of COVID-19
Washington’s manufacturing community shows agility in meeting the call to fight COVID-19
Inslee extends 26 proclamations relating to COVID-19 and wildfires
Inslee statement on Boeing's decision to move 787 production to South Carolina
Inslee statement on reports that Boeing intends to move 787 production to South Carolina
Inslee announces three appointments to state Art's Commission
Governors release joint statement on threats to American democracy
Inslee extends tuition waiver proclamation
Inslee announces new standards for airports in Washington
Inslee announces three appointments to state Women's Commission
Op-ed: Inslee on the Climate Crisis: ‘We Cannot Give in to Defeat and Pessimism’
Inslee issues guidance for miscellaneous venues
Inslee updates guidance for agritourism
Gov. Inslee statement on death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Governors Inslee and Whitmer statement on Trump administration rejecting plan to send masks to every U.S. household
Inslee updates guidance for weddings and funerals
Inslee updates proclamation related to the Open Public Meetings Act
Inslee statement on the death of Bill Gates Sr.
Inslee extends two proclamations related to truck driver hours
Inslee open letter to President Donald Trump on the role of climate change in wildfires
Inslee issues proclamation waiving truck driver hour limitations for fire retardant deliveries
Inslee updates indoor fitness and training facility guidance
Inslee statement on first wildfire fatality
Inslee issues proclamation providing assistance to families impacted by wildfires
Inslee directs Fish and Wildlife to initiate new wolf management rulemaking
Inslee issues proclamation addressing public DNR meetings
Washington ranked #1 state to work
Inslee statement on Trump memorandum targeting states and cities
Inslee extends 26 COVID-19 related proclamations
Inslee announces additional federal funding to be distributed to local governments
State service organization receives $15.8 million in AmeriCorps funding
Inslee issues two public education-related proclamations
ICYMI: Inslee letter to Trudeau seeks solution for Point Roberts residents
Inslee issues guidance for museums, bowling and agritourism; updates guidance for outdoor recreation
Inslee statement on death of former U.S. Senator Slade Gorton
Inslee declares state of emergency for statewide wildfires
Inslee issues proclamation requiring agricultural worker testing
ICYMI: Inslee joins bipartisan coalition of governors demanding fair and accurate Census count
Inslee statement on threats to vote-by-mail and USPS
Inslee issues proclamation for Washington COVID-19 Food Production Paid Leave Program
Inslee announces relief funds to help immigrants and agricultural workers
Inslee issues guidance for agricultural events, updated guidance for indoor fitness and religious and faith-based services
Inslee appoints Regina Malveaux director of the Washington Women's Commission
Inslee statement on collapse of federal stimulus talks
Inslee announces guidance for long-term care facilities
Inslee announces education recommendations for 2020–2021 school year
Washington, Colorado, Nevada and Oregon announce coordination on telehealth
Inslee extends two proclamations related to COVID-19
Inslee announces updates to indoor fitness guidance
Inslee extends 25 proclamations relating to COVID-19
Inslee announces clarification to restaurant guidance, new summer camp guidance
Inslee issues contact tracing proclamation, protects personal information
Inslee extends high-risk employee proclamation
Inslee releases updated reopening guidance
Joint response to the demobilization of federal agents in Seattle
Inslee extends Safe Start proclamation, eviction moratorium
Inslee announces rollbacks to some activities to slow COVID-19 exposure
Inslee extends proclamations related to COVID-19
Inslee announces steps to address COVID-19 spread
Federal judge dismisses challenge to governor's emergency declaration
Inslee extends proclamation related to COVID-19
Inslee statement on death of Bothell police officer
ICYMI: Inslee requests extension of National Guard mission for COVID-19 pandemic response
Inslee issues proclamation related to the Family Emergency Assistance Program
Inslee issues, extends proclamations related to COVID-19
Inslee extends Safe Start proclamation, issues facial coverings guidance
Inslee announces five carriers intend to participate in public option
Inslee extends face covering requirement for businesses statewide and halts county advancements
Inslee extends 23 proclamations relating to COVID-19
Inslee, Legislature urge Trump not to repeal DACA following U.S. Supreme Court ruling
Inslee extends Safe Start proclamation one week
Inslee issues, extends proclamations related to COVID-19
Inslee announces funding for rent assistance, tribal recovery efforts, small businesses and nonprofits
Inslee and Wiesman announce pause on county progressions to Phase 4
ICYMI: Inslee joins bipartisan coalition of governors requesting federal investments in broadband
Inslee memo to local government officials on Safe Start Reopening Guide
Inslee releases plan to restart higher education in the fall
Inslee announces statewide mask mandate
Inslee announces task force members to address issues of policing and racial justice
Inslee announces additional guidance for weddings and funerals
Inslee issues three proclamations related to COVID-19
Inslee extends 23 proclamations relating to COVID-19
Inslee announces updated religious and faith-based services guidance
Inslee statement on U.S. Supreme Court DACA ruling
Inslee announces cancellation of some state employee raises and need for furloughs
Inslee announces Washington State Patrol will take over Ellis investigation in Tacoma
Inslee extends proclamation related to COVID-19
Inslee extends proclamation related to COVID-19
ICYMI: Inslee letter to Trump administration requests nation-wide COVID-19 aviation screening system
Inslee, Kreidler statement on Trump administration action to eliminate LGBTQ health protections
Inslee statement on new report on COVID-19 activity increasing in Washington
Inslee issues proclamation on K-12 reopening
Inslee issues guidance for card rooms in Phase 2
Inslee letter to Pence calls for national PPE mobilization
Inslee announces new investigation into death of Manuel Ellis
Inslee honors government employees for strong management and leadership skills
Inslee issues guidance for domestic services, recreational activities
Inslee extends proclamation protecting high-risk workers
Inslee Appoints Lech Radzimski to the Ferry, Stevens, and Pend Oreille County Superior Court
Inslee pledges independent review of Manuel Ellis' death
Inslee issues safety plan template for businesses in Phase 3
Inslee issues guidance for sporting activities in Phases 2 and 3
Inslee statement on death of Bill James, hereditary chief of the Lummi Nation
Inslee issues guidance for libraries, drive-in theaters in Phases 1 and 2
Inslee extends eviction moratorium
Inslee issues guidance for the agricultural industry
Inslee issues guidance for higher education and workforce training in Phases 1 and 2
Inslee statement on Trump's threat to deploy military to put down protests
Inslee issues Safe Start proclamation for county approach to re-opening
Inslee activates additional National Guard at request of King County
Inslee orders statewide activation of National Guard
Inslee statement on protests and activation of additional National Guard personnel
Inslee activates National Guard at request of City of Seattle
Inslee statement on Saturday protests
Inslee extends 23 proclamations relating to COVID-19
Inslee announces Safe Start — Washington’s Phased Reopening by county
Inslee issues proclamation related to tribal fuel tax refund
Inslee announces state's long term care testing plan and farmworker protections
Inslee announces religious and faith-based services guidance
Inslee extends proclamation relating to COVID-19
Inslee issues updated guidance for outdoor recreation in Phases 1 and 2
Inslee statement on progression of Safe Start phases
ICYMI: Inslee letter requests extension of National Guard mission
Inslee letter affirms support for Cascade Care, Washington’s public option
Inslee extends COVID-19 related proclamation on Visitation and Remedial Services
Inslee issues additional guidance for real estate and fitness operations in Phase 2
Inslee announces expanded county variance criteria and Working WA Small Business Grants
Inslee issues additional guidance for pet grooming operations in Phase 2
Inslee announces restart of all medical services in Washington
Inslee statement on voluntary contact information as part of phased reopening
Inslee extends COVID-19 proclamation aimed at protecting domestic violence victims
Inslee extends four proclamations relating to COVID-19
Inslee issues additional guidance for construction, golf and photography in Phase 2
Inslee issues additional guidance for outdoor recreation in Phase 1 and Phase 2
Inslee issues guidance for resuming personal services and professional services in Phase 2
Inslee issues directive to state agencies to freeze hiring, personal service contracts and equipment purchases
Inslee issues guidance for partially resuming in-store retail and additional manufacturing operations in Phase 2
Inslee announces contact tracing initiative
Inslee extends three proclamations relating to COVID-19
ICYMI: Inslee and Western leaders send letter to Congress requesting $1 trillion in state and local aid
Inslee issues guidance for partially resuming the dine-in restaurant and tavern industry in Phase 2
Inslee extends nine proclamations relating to COVID-19
Inslee statement on Republican refusal to extend COVID-19 proclamation
Inslee releases additional Safe Start Phase 1 guidance
Inslee Appoints Susan Adams to the Pierce County Superior Court
Inslee issues guidance for resuming the car wash industry
COVID-19: Inslee issues proclamation addressing COVID-19 related cost increases
Inslee Appoints Thad Scudder to the Cowlitz County Superior Court
Inslee issues guidance for restarting essential workforce development programs
Inslee Appoints Simon Barnhart to the Clallam County Superior Court
Inslee issues guidance for vehicle and vessel sales, and drive-in religious services, in Phase 1 of recovery
Inslee issues two emergency proclamations
First Risk-Assessment Dashboard update
Inslee announces three Safe Start advisory groups
Inslee and Reykdal announce CareerConnect@Home to provide students with Career Connected Learning opportunities
Inslee extends 12 proclamations relating to COVID-19
Inslee signs new COVID-19 order for phased re-opening of Washington's economy
Chart: Washington's Phased Approach
Inslee announces infusion of federal testing supplies to support COVID-19 response
Inslee issues additional guidance on construction activities
Inslee rolls out COVID-19 risk assessment dashboard with data
Inslee issues guidance to clarify limits on elective surgeries
Inslee announces distribution of funding to local governments from federal stimulus package
Inslee announces easing of outdoor restrictions
Inslee statement on closing of Intalco in Ferndale
Inslee announces Colorado & Nevada will join Washington, Oregon & California in Western States Pact
Inslee announces plan to allow construction projects previously underway to be completed
Inslee extends 19 proclamations relating to COVID-19
Inslee and Ferguson joint statement on some public officials disregard of "Stay Home, Stay Healthy"
Inslee announces Washington’s COVID-19 recovery plan
Inslee letter to Pence calls for strong national testing system
Inslee statement on demonstration today in Olympia
Inslee statement on Trump encouraging illegal and dangerous acts
Inslee extends proclamations for utility ratepayers and truck driver hours
Inslee expands eviction moratorium and adds additional protections for residential and some commercial tenants
Inslee issues new orders to reduce prison populations during the COVID-19 outbreak
Inslee issues new proclamations on criminal statutes, CDLs and garnishments
Inslee issues protection for high-risk workers
Inslee announces strategies for reducing the number of individuals incarcerated to address COVID-19 in DOC system
Inslee appoints Judge G. Helen Whitener to the Washington State Supreme Court
Washington, Oregon and California announce Western States Pact
Inslee issues proclamations around nursing home transfers, protection orders and state employee leave and pay
Inslee statement on Monroe Correctional Complex disturbance
VIDEO: “A critical caveat”
Inslee provides additional guidance on school closures and impact on available services
Swedish and SEIU 1199NW agree on new contracts for caregivers
Inslee statement on Century Link field hospital redeployment
Inslee, leading nonprofits launch fund for state's food banks as supply levels drop
Inslee, Department of Commerce announce support for small businesses
Inslee extends school closures for the rest of the 2019-20 school year
We’re in this together – Washington state to send ventilators
Inslee issues guidance for Department of Licensing operations impacted by COVID-19
Inslee trims 2020 supplemental operating budget to address financial impact of COVID-19
Inslee extends 'Stay Home, Stay Healthy' through May 4
Inslee appoints Cindi Port to the King County Superior Court
Inslee appoints Elisabeth Tutsch to the Yakima County Superior Court
Inslee and DFI announce assistance for homeowners unable to make mortgage payments
Inslee emite directrices adicionales en la orden "Stay Home, Stay Healthy" y la orden para que los trabajadores jubilados se reincorporen a trabajos esenciales.
Inslee names Christine Bezanson director of Results Washington
Inslee y el Departamento de Instituciones Financieras anuncian asistencia para los propietarios de viviendas que no pueden realizar sus pagos hipotecarios
Inslee issues additional guidance on 'Stay Home, Stay Healthy' order and proclamation for retired workers to return to essential jobs
Inslee indicó que las fuerzas del orden público brindan asesoría a las empresas y personas sobre el cumplimiento de la orden “ Stay Home, Stay Healthy”.
Inslee provides enforcement guidance on ‘Stay Home, Stay Healthy’ order
Inslee issues additional guidance on funerals and real estate transactions, letter to tribal governments
Inslee statement on federal stimulus package
Inslee signs health care licensing waivers and other COVID-19 related orders
Inslee provides construction guidance and signs proclamations for UI rules, healthcare payments
Inslee signs additional measures to help mitigate COVID impacts
"Stay Home, Stay Healthy" address transcript
Inslee statement on death of Trooper Justin R. Schaffer
Inslee announces "Stay Home, Stay Healthy" order
Inslee and other governors send letter urging Trump to expand unemployment benefits
Inslee statement on Boeing decision to suspend operations in Pacific Northwest
Inslee names retired Navy Vice Admiral Raquel C. Bono head of Washington state COVID-19 health care response team
Inslee statement on federal major disaster declaration
Inslee appoints Clarence Henderson, Jr. and Matthew Thomas to Pierce County Superior Court
Inslee letter to Trump requests federal major disaster declaration
Inslee orders halt to elective surgeries and dental services to reserve critical equipment for COVID-19 health care workers
Inslee statement on Lt. Gov. Cyrus Habib's announcement to not seek re-election
Inslee letter requests the U.S.S. Mercy be sent to Puget Sound region
Inslee signs bill package to support state effort combating the COVID-19 outbreak
Inslee announces statewide shutdown of restaurants, bars and expanded social gathering limits
Inslee statement on statewide shutdown of restaurants, bars and limits on size of gatherings expanded
Inslee announces statewide school closures, expansion of limits on large gatherings
Inslee statement on potential national emergency declaration
Legislative session ends on time, provides funds for homelessness, transportation
Inslee announces school closures in King, Snohomish and Pierce counties
Inslee issues emergency proclamation that limits large events to minimize public health risk during COVID-19
Inslee issues new rules to protect older adults in nursing homes, living facilities
Inslee announces support for workers and businesses impacted by COVID-19
Inslee issues updates to bill signing process based on COVID-19
Gov. Inslee statement on SEIU Healthcare 1199NW and Swedish Hospital negotiations
A special COVID-19 message to Washington state businesses and workers from Governor Jay Inslee
Inslee announces workers' compensation coverage to include quarantined health workers/first responders
Inslee statement on death in Washington state from COVID-19
Inslee issues COVID-19 emergency proclamation
Inslee announces re-start of negotiations between Swedish and SEIU Healthcare 1199NW
Inslee statement on House and Senate budget proposals
UPDATED: Inslee statement on proposed legislation to address Boeing, European Union issues
Inslee appoints Nelson Lee to the King County Superior Court
Public education efforts underway to comply with federal ID law
UPDATED: Inslee issues emergency proclamation for 25 counties due to flooding and winter weather
Inslee statement on Trump’s travel ban expansion
Inslee appoints David Freeman to the Whatcom County Superior Court
Inslee appoints Judge Bill Bowman to the Court of Appeals, Division I
Inslee and Ferguson joint statement on Trump administration's pro-pollution rule
Washington takes a bite out of the Cosmic Crisp apple
Inslee appoints Edirin Okoloko to Snohomish County Superior Court
Inslee statement on Seattle shooting
Inslee statement on novel coronavirus case confirmed in Washington
Inslee issues proclamation to help with delivery of goods and products after of winter storms
Inslee statement on retirement of Justice Charles K. Wiggins
Inslee statement on Clean Air Rule decision
Inslee announces 15 appointees to state LGBTQ Commission
Inslee proposes bill to make flavored vapor product ban permanent
Inslee’s State of the State: “The best of who we are”
Inslee statement on Speaker Laurie Jinkins
Inslee statement in response to Washingtonians detained at Canadian border
Washington rolls out best paid leave program in the nation

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News for year: 2019
Inslee declares emergency for Benton County in response to bridge damage
Our top 2019 stories
The year in photos: 2019
Inslee names Laura Watson director of Washington State Department of Ecology
Inslee statement on Lower Snake River Dam Stakeholder Study
Inslee announces bold climate legislation as part of supplemental budget rollout
Inslee’s budget proposal lays out aggressive plan to combat homelessness statewide
Inslee statement on Affordable Care Act court ruling
Clean transportation advances with hybrid-electric ferries
Inslee, Millar statement on Thurston County Court verdict in favor of WSDOT
Inslee, Ferguson to Legislature: It’s time to limit high-capacity magazines, stop selling assault weapons in Washington
Washington now leads nation with overtime protections for workers
Op-Ed: Want to fight climate change? Experience what we're fighting for
Inslee statement on Puyallup Tribal Council and the City of Tacoma's Climate Emergency Resolutions
Faster, more efficient and more secure: Washington state’s business systems will get some major tech updates
New food benefit debit cards work to reduce stigma and improve efficiency
Inslee names first Native American to Washington State Supreme Court
Inslee statement on retirement of Congressman Denny Heck
Inslee statement on I-976 injunction
How Washington’s ocean acidification research and action is drawing global interest
State leaders warn congressional delegation of pending health care lawsuit
Inslee letter blasts EPA rollback of methane pollution protections
Statewide campaign serves students with most to gain, but least likely to apply for financial aid
Op-Ed: Giving the green light to a new Columbia River bridge
Govs. Inslee, Brown announce plans to begin joint project to replace I-5 bridge
Inslee declares emergency for Lewis County in response to bridge damage
Inslee’s education initiative progresses with added programs, expanded local networks across state
Inslee appoints Alicia Burton to Pierce County Superior Court
Inslee statement on Referendum 88
Inslee statement on I-976
Inslee welcomes refugee resettlement in Washington
How protecting orcas starts with tech
Inslee and Cuomo on Trump administration's attempt to limit states' authority to protect water quality
Capitol Campus is about to get greener
Inslee statement on State Board of Health vaping decision
Inslee statement on climate protests at the state Capitol
Fife High School receives national award for fostering inclusion to support students with disabilities
Inslee statement on retirement of Chief Justice Mary Fairhurst
Inslee and B.C. Premier Horgan launch joint Clean Grid Initiative
Inslee, Ferguson statement on appeals court decision on net neutrality
Inslee asks Dept. of Fish and Wildlife for changes to wolf recovery program
Inslee issues executive order to change how state will regulate vaping industry in light of recent health crisis
Inslee highlights need for climate change collaboration with regional, national and international leaders in New York
Inslee helps rally other world leaders in call to protect oceans from rising carbon
Engineered wood product industry helps lower carbon emissions and create jobs
Inslee joins AG Ferguson and Superintendent Reykdal in support of undocumented students
Inslee and AG Ferguson statement on Trump administration attacking states ability to regulate vehicle emissions
Inslee response to Global Climate Strike walkout
How state agencies improved the digital experience to serve Washingtonians better
Inslee joins leaders in calling for refugee resettlement
State leaders launch new behavioral health facility construction program with $69 million in grants and funding to local communities
Inslee response to legislative lawsuit regarding veto in transportation budget
Govs. Inslee, Whitmer lead coalition of 17 governors opposing federal proposal to kick families off food assistance
Program elevates patients’ health by encouraging any contact with the outdoors
Inslee names J. Manny Santiago executive director of new state LGBTQ Commission
Trump administration forces Washington state out of Title X program
Op-Ed: The United States needs career-connected learning to help high school graduates get jobs
Inslee appoints David J. Whedbee to King County Superior Court
Food assistance programs across state expand healthy food options for low-income families
Op-ed: State-led climate goals — like Washington’s — will lead the way
Inslee statement on Trump administration’s “public charge” rule that targets and punishes immigrant families
Inslee and Ferguson blast EPA assault on states’ clean water authority
Inslee appoints Brian M. McDonald to King County Superior Court
A student story of pursuing education in Washington as an immigrant
Inslee statement congratulating Speaker-elect Rep. Laurie Jinkins
Washington takes next step to acknowledge more than two genders on ID cards
Inslee, Ferguson and Wiesman notify feds that state will preserve access to reproductive care despite Title X gag rule
Inslee announces that Serve Washington received $17.8 million in AmeriCorps funding
Washington state launches plan to eliminate hepatitis C virus
Inslee statement regarding effort to overturn I-1000
Statewide efforts underway to restore fish passageways for salmon recovery
Salmon and recovery efforts grow through natural shoreline restoration, land-based whale watching
Statement from Inslee regarding attempted attack on detention facility in Tacoma
Inslee appoints Sabrina Ahrens to Pierce County Superior Court
Inslee statement on decision to drop citizenship question from census
Inslee discusses how to help more students find a pathway to well-paying, high-demand careers
New path at Peace Arch links Canada and U.S. at border crossing
Inslee statement on Supreme Court census ruling
Inslee announces $5.8 million in grants for local communities to improve lives of families facing poverty
Inslee and Health Secretary Wiesman commit to protecting access to reproductive care following Title X decision
Inslee letter to Trump Administration regarding poverty changes
Inslee and Ferguson statements on Title X ruling
Inslee, Ferguson statement on final EPA rollback of Clean Power Plan
Inslee, health care leaders, patients kick off nation’s first public option health care effort
Inslee statement on Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion
Inslee honors 20 state government managers for outstanding performance
Washington's first electric school bus rolls through Tacoma
Inslee statement on EPA guidance that restricts states' ability to protect clean water
Turning education into jobs for formerly incarcerated people
Inslee and Ferguson statement on Trump Administration actions to undercut nuclear cleanup at Hanford
Tiny homes community offers stable housing, human services to residents
Inslee statement on Labor & Industries overtime proposal
Govs. Inslee, Brown and Newsom letter on abortion bans to fellow governors
Inslee visits San Juan and Skagit counties to discuss broadband
Statements from Inslee and Kreidler on Trump administration action to overturn critical health protections for transgender patients
Inslee directs state agencies to immediately ramp up culvert repairs ignored by legislators
Inslee letter opposing Trump Administration overtime rules
Inslee signs budgets that give big boosts to behavioral health, education, orcas, homelessness and clean energy
Inslee signs package of education bills, ushers in one of the most progressive education investments nationwide
Inslee expands drought emergency for nearly half of the state
First lady cheers on student athletes who are blind and visually impaired
U.S. News and World Report: Why Washington is the Best State in America
Executive order helps military spouses and veterans find jobs, training
Washington state to launch first-in-the-nation health care option for all and new long-term care program
Inslee and Ferguson oppose EPA decision that dismantles Washington’s clean water standards
Behavioral health transformation begins with significant investments
Inslee signs bill package to protect, aid, grow orca and salmon population in Salish Sea
Inslee announces opposition to two gas projects in Washington
Washington powers a new path toward clean energy future
Inslee names Laura Blackmore new executive director of the Puget Sound Partnership
Inslee letter in support of the Climate Action Now Act
2019 legislative session wraps up with big wins in climate, health care and education
Global spotlight shines on state's work to lead, accelerate maritime innovation
Inslee statement on South Lake Union accident
UPDATED: Statements from Inslee and AG Ferguson regarding judge's national injunction ruling on Trump’s Title X ‘gag rule’
Inslee appoints Ketu Shah to King County Superior Court
Inslee appoints Jennifer Snider to Clark County Superior Court
Inslee statement regarding Rep. Shea's harmful rhetoric
Inslee statement on passage of his 100 Percent Clean Energy bill
Inslee signs bill that protects ACA health care insurance practices
Home and services partnership gives homeless youth a firm foundation to succeed
Inslee appoints Charnelle M. Bjelkengren to Spokane County Superior Court
Agency urges drivers to slow down, pay attention in work zones
Inslee and Ferguson denounce Trump assault on the Clean Water Act
Inslee signs new law that raises legal age to purchase tobacco and vaping products
Inslee declares drought emergency for Okanogan, Methow and Upper Yakima
WA receives federal grant funds to address opioid addiction, homelessness and paths to re-employment in five counties
Inslee opposes Trump’s latest assault on food assistance
Community leaders kick off year-long census 2020 efforts
Inslee appoints David A. Steiner to King County Superior Court
Inslee statement on WTO Boeing tax case ruling
Inslee names Charlie Clark director of Department of Financial Institutions
Inslee statement on Trump’s effort to invalidate the Affordable Care Act
Database shows buildings that could pose safety risk during earthquakes
Inslee statement on House Democratic budget proposal
Inslee appoints Josephine Wiggs-Martin to King County Superior Court
Inslee and Ferguson statement on possible diversion of state military projects to pay for border wall
Inslee appoints Brian C. Huber to Douglas County Superior Court
Announcement of largest solar project in Washington
State gains new protections through public land act
Washington Service Corps volunteers answer calls to serve across the state
Panel discusses climate change impacts to national security
Education, more resources key factors in suicide prevention
STEM students from around the state showcase climate change projects
Inslee appoints Patricia Fassett to Cowlitz County Superior Court
Arts and culture community in Edmonds beams brighter after earning new state certification
Inslee travels to D.C. to discuss education, climate change and clean energy
Inslee statement on Trans Mountain pipeline recommendation
Inslee statement on Trump's Title X decision
Inslee responds to loss of dairy cows in Yakima County with emergency funding
Inslee names Anne Cruser to Washington State Court of Appeals, Division II
Panel recommends home visits, community trust efforts to reduce infant mortality
Inslee statement on President Trump's emergency declaration
Inslee appoints Lee Grochmal to Whatcom County Superior Court
UPDATE (2/20): Inslee expands state of emergency to extend propane delivery exemptions
Washington and B.C. united on climate action, building sustainable future, increased connectivity
Inslee response to the State of the Union address
Two divided sides come together for historic change to state's deadly force law
Inslee appoints Aimee Sutton to King County Superior Court
Inslee announces appointment of Lisa Brown as director of Washington State Department of Commerce
To help salmon migrate, Ecology issues proposal allowing more water to spill over dams
Inslee declares local public health emergency after identifying outbreak of measles
Inslee statement on end of Trump shutdown
State will expand unemployment benefits to federal employees
New bills to save orcas support Inslee's proposed investments
Govs. Inslee, Cuomo and Whitmer demand answers, action for unpaid federal workers
Inslee announces appointment to University of Washington Board of Regents
Inslee proposes broadband access for all
Inslee's State of the State: Washington's Unwritten Chapter
Washington state’s unemployment safety net will help furloughed federal employees
Inslee details plan to create a statewide free college program for Washington students
Inslee on Trump shutdown: This record-long shutdown has to end
Inslee budget would link 100,000 students with career-connected learning opportunities by 2027
Inslee appoints Michael K. Ryan to King County Superior Court
Inslee announces public option legislation to promote health care for all
Inslee appoints Lauren Erickson to Clallam County Superior Court
Maritime Blue: Washington’s strategy for a “Blue Economy”
State opposes move to downplay dangers of Hanford tank waste
North Dakota, Washington governors make friendly wager over FCS national championship game
Inslee statement supporting legislative action to enact I-1000
Inslee announces initiative to pardon marijuana misdemeanors
Inslee pushes for universal home visits for newborns and continued early learning expansion for thousands more children
Nominations underway for Washington’s volunteers
Washington moves forward on rules to reduce vehicle pollution

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News for year: 2018
Net neutrality, orcas and more: the top stories of 2018 from the governor’s office
Washington, Iowa governors make friendly wager over Alamo Bowl
Inslee statement regarding Trump shutdown of federal government
Inslee appoints Rachelle Anderson to Spokane County Superior Court
Inslee appoints Annette Messitt to King County Superior Court
Inslee appoints Donald J. Richter to the Pacific and Wahkiakum County Superior Court
Strengthening the state’s response to the opioid crisis: Inslee’s plan builds on efforts to tackle public health emergency
Inslee statement on Affordable Care Act federal ruling
Incarcerated individuals give governor’s residence a holiday makeover
Inslee's budget takes big steps to save orcas and salmon
Investing in Washington’s continuing success
Inslee details budget investments to guide transformation of state’s behavioral health system, begin UW partnership
Inslee, AG Ferguson, Mayor Durkan blast Trump administration proposal targeting immigrants
Clean electricity, clean buildings and clean transportation: Inslee plan would launch comprehensive clean energy transition and significantly drive down emissions.
Inslee statement on new Washington State Labor Council leadership
Inslee appoints Paul Thompson to Snohomish Superior Court
Inslee signs international agreement with Chile ambassador
Inslee statement on death of Sgt. 1st Class Eric M. Emond
Inslee statement regarding Speaker Chopp's plan to step down as speaker after session
Inslee statement on death of Sgt. Leandro A.S. Jasso
Inslee statement regarding climate threats detailed in newest federal Climate Assessment
Inslee names Melinda Young to King County Superior Court
Inslee statement on receipt of Orca Task Force Recommendations
Inslee names W. Brent Basden to Clallam County Superior Court
Inslee names James A. Weaver new director of WaTech
Inslee statement on Amazon HQ2 announcement and expansion in Washington state
Inslee and AG Ferguson urge Trump Administration to withdraw rule weakening legal protections for immigrant children.
Op-Ed: Fair overtime pay is needed in Washington
Inslee tours infrastructure innovation in and around Spokane
Inslee statement: We need leaders who speak against fear, not use it
Inslee issues approval of Columbia Solar Project in Kittitas County
Inslee works to improve Washington’s behavioral health system
Inslee announces largest-ever purchase of green power for state operations
Inslee and Wyman highlight voting security ahead of midterm elections next month
Inslee statement regarding Trump proposal to export coal out of West Coast military bases
Inslee statement on death of Paul Allen
Inslee statement regarding Supreme Court decision invalidating Washington's death penalty
Washington state and British Columbia recommit to strengthening regional partnership, building sustainable future
Inslee appoints Averil Budge Rothrock to King County Superior Court
Inslee launches Complete Count 2020 census committee
Inslee appoints Toshiko Grace Hasegawa executive director of Washington State Commission on Asian and Pacific American Affairs
Statement from Inslee and Attorney General Bob Ferguson on assessment of Trans Mountain pipeline expansion
Washington state gets an ‘A’ for use of technology
Inslee testifies against plan to roll back the Clean Power Plan
Electric vehicle discount program available soon to all state employees
Inslee unveils first-in-nation approach to eliminate hepatitis C in Washington by 2030
Inslee statement on Trump administration’s decision to roll back crucial oil train safety regulation
Inslee and Washington tribes convene for 29th Annual Centennial Accord
Capitol will darken half its exterior lights as part of global HeForShe demonstration for gender equality
Washington state receives $21.5 million to tackle opioid epidemic
Agreement to boost salmon returning to Pacific Northwest waters
Inslee discusses new efforts to defeat climate change at Global Climate Action Summit
Inslee appoints Edirin Okoloko to Snohomish County Superior Court
Range anxiety? Help for electric-vehicle drivers is on the way
For opioid overdoses, treatment is the best prevention
Washington ranked the best state to work
Inslee statement on the passing of Senator John McCain
Inslee statement regarding federal proposal to purchase firearms for educators in classrooms
Inslee and Ferguson denounce rollback of Clean Power Plan
Inslee: Trump's proposed work requirements would make it harder to access public assistance
Inslee appoints Joanna Carns director of Office of the Corrections Ombuds
Inslee statement on stolen Horizon Air plane
Inslee appoints Rob Olson to Whatcom County Superior Court
Statement from Inslee, Ferguson on NRA insurance solicitations
Inslee and Ferguson statement on Trump administration decision to gut emission standards
Inslee declares state of emergency for damaged overpass near Ritzville
Inslee declares state of emergency for wildfire threats statewide
Op-Ed: California should collaborate on power grid
Inslee statement on protecting Washington women from Trump gag rule
Washington awarded nearly $5 million in federal funds to help people affected by the opioid crisis find employment
Inslee announces nine appointees to state Women’s Commission
Serve Washington receives $15.8 million in AmeriCorps funding
Inslee names Maria Siguenza to Commission on Hispanic Affairs
Washington prepares for workforce changes caused by automation, AI
Inslee selected to lead governors’ education and workforce committee for 4th consecutive term
Inslee appoints Maureen McKee to King County Superior Court
Govs. Inslee and Cuomo call on president to denounce Russian election meddling that poses a threat to state elections
Leading the charge: Inslee promotes an electric transportation future
State renews tourism marketing efforts with launch of new board
Inslee statement on President Trump’s nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to U.S. Supreme Court
Inslee announces appointment to King County Superior Court
Inslee kicks off new Department of Children, Youth, and Families
Collaboration at its best: Inslee hands keys to future innovation, clean-tech campus to Port of Skagit
Washington launches online tool that lets patients compare prices for medical procedures
Inslee announces appointment to Washington State Court of Appeals, Division 1
Inslee announces interim director of WaTech
Inslee announces appointment to Court of Appeals, Division 1
Inslee names Lisa van der Lugt director of the Office of Minority and Women's Business Enterprises
Statement regarding U.S. Supreme Court's decision to overturn landmark labor rights case
Inslee statement regarding the Supreme Court’s action on the Muslim ban
Kilauea volcano helps emergency managers better prepare for threats in Washington
Inslee statement on U.S. Supreme Court sending Arlene's Flowers case to Washington State Supreme Court
Inslee announces $1.2 million for civil legal aid funding to Northwest Immigrant Rights Project
Expanding broadband to every corner of Washington topic of tour
Inslee appoints Michelle Gonzalez director of Women’s Commission
Supreme Court deals a blow to vulnerable workers; Inslee announces executive order to support workers’ rights
Inslee honors 20 state government managers for outstanding performance
Inslee tours Olympic Peninsula to discuss maritime industry
State’s new Equal Pay Opportunity Act takes effect today
Inslee statement on the Washington Supreme Court's McCleary ruling
Juvenile justice reform taking shape in Washington
Report: Washington is best state for building Boeing’s new mid-market aircraft
Inslee statement on Supreme Court Masterpiece Cakeshop ruling
Op-ed: We're keeping our Paris climate change commitments and our economies are booming
Inslee appoints Teresa Berntsen director of Department of Licensing
Op-ed: Canadian oil pipeline is giant step backward
Inslee announces appointment to King County Superior Court
Schools, vulnerable buildings focus of emergency preparedness talk
Inspired to citizenship: Department of Ecology engineer becomes an American
Washington’s Helen Sommers Building certified LEED platinum
Inslee and state legislators condemn Trump attacks on women’s health care
Inslee, Wyman announce funding for 2018 statewide ballot return postage
Inslee urges congressional delegation to oppose Farm Bill
Inslee proclaims state of emergency in Eastern Washington due to flooding
Inslee announces 5-year plan to shift civil mental health out of big state hospitals in favor of smaller, community-based facilities
Pat Kohler stepping down from Department of Licensing
Inslee names former Ambassador Suzi LeVine as new Employment Security Department Commissioner
Inslee announces appointment to Kitsap County Superior Court
Inslee announces appointment to Snohomish County Superior Court
Inslee announces appointment to Court of Appeals, Division 1
Washington state, Norway compare notes on electric ferries
Family histories take root at state parks
Inslee opposes federal proposal aimed at blocking benefits for immigrants
Washington’s first youth apprentices graduate
Inslee letter to U.S. Department of State on restrictive refugee policies
Accurate 2020 census a priority for Inslee
What are hubs and spokes and how can they help fight the opioid epidemic?
Memorial reminds motorists of work zone safety
Inslee statement on passing of Rev. Dr. Samuel McKinney
Statement on EPA's decision to weaken federal emissions standards
New Retirement Marketplace tool makes it easier for all Washington workers to save
Inslee announces director of the Washington State Lottery
WorkSource helps thousands experience the power of a job
State Parks a key keeper of Washington’s history
New law takes major step in transforming behavioral health care
Inslee signs bills to improve state’s democratic process
B.C. backs high-speed corridor study connecting Vancouver to Seattle
West Coast governments agree to cooperate on climate change, environment, trade and overdose crisis
Inslee signs executive order to protect orcas, Chinook salmon
Washington examines innovative ways to combat homelessness
Productive 2018 Legislature passes big wins for Washington
Inslee statement on passage of I-940
Inslee appoints Monty Cobb to Mason County Superior Court
New law offers Breakfast After the Bell program for hungry students
Inslee signs bill to ban bump stock devices like those used in the Las Vegas shooting
Inslee makes two appointments to the King County Superior Court
Washington becomes first state to pass net neutrality protections into law
Op-ed: Court should preserve union ‘fair share’
Inslee vetoes ESB 6617 – Legislature and media agree to discuss path forward
Joint statement on U.S. Supreme Court Janus case from Gov. Inslee and Attorney General Ferguson
No longer ‘broken’: Pilot program helps incarcerated women overcome trauma
Inslee statement on House supplemental budget
Task force outlines next steps for bolstering apprenticeships, career-connected learning in Washington
Inslee announces appointment to Spokane County Superior Court
Inslee statement on Senate supplemental budget proposal
Inslee statement on Parkland shooting
Inslee selects Maud Daudon to launch planning effort for career-connected learning and apprenticeship system
Inslee statement on passage of Senate bill to eliminate the death penalty
Washington state partners with community groups in push for equity, diversity and inclusion
Inslee statement on Trump infrastructure plan
Inslee statement on unanimous passage of opioid use disorder bill
Inslee requests feds remove state from offshore drilling plan
Inslee issues decision to reject permit for Vancouver Energy Distribution Terminal project
Inslee announces appointment to University of Washington Board of Regents
Sharing Washington state’s story of innovation, success with the world
Inslee statement on the death of former First Lady Lois Spellman
Gov. Inslee and Rep. Newhouse issue joint statement on Rattlesnake Ridge slide situation
Inslee announces appointment to Chelan County Superior Court
Inslee statement on federal government shutdown
Inslee appoints special assistant to oversee agency compliance with immigration executive order
Trained for success: Corrections program promotes rehabilitation, sustainability
Inslee statement on capital budget and Hirst bill
Inslee announces appointment to King County Superior Court
Declaración de Inslee sobre cambios en la política de licencias para proteger la información personal de inmigrantes y refugiados
Inslee statement on the passing of Gov. John Spellman
Inslee statement on Licensing policy changes to protect personal information of immigrants and refugees
Inslee takes next steps to continue work on opioid crisis
Inslee statement on Department of Licensing information disclosure to federal government
Inslee statement following call with Sec. Zinke regarding offshore drilling plan
Inslee to Zinke: no drilling off Washington's coast
Inslee’s State of the State calls for action this session to put a price on carbon
Inslee statement on death of Deputy McCartney
Statement from Inslee regarding reports that USDOJ will rescind Cole Memo
West Coast governors condemn Trump Administration’s pursuit of Pacific Coast offshore drilling

2017

2017 Archive News

Displaying 194 for the year.
News for year: 2017
Top 10 stories of 2017: Net neutrality takes top spot, followed by posts on national policies, climate change
Govs. Inslee and Brown announce decision to opt-in to FirstNet
Inslee announces appointments to Chelan County Superior Court and King County Superior Court
Inslee names Kathleen Drew as chair of Energy Facility Site Evaluation Council
Amtrak commits to paying derailment costs, speeding implementation of positive train control
Inslee, industry, labor, and local leaders launch statewide Choose Washington Council for the New Market Airplane
Inslee statement on Amtrak incident in Pierce County
Inslee releases supplemental budget proposal including full funding of basic education by 2018 school year
State leaders announce steps to protect net neutrality
Leading in the maritime sector: Washington launches Maritime Blue 2050 initiative
Inslee awards $6.4 million to create apprenticeship, career connections
Inslee and Brown blast Trump Administration efforts to roll back oil train safety
Inslee statement supporting voting rights legislation
Trump Administration is short-changing 2020 Census and that could hurt Washington state
Inslee urges FCC to maintain net neutrality
10 reasons to say 'no' to the GOP's budget-busting, millionaire-windfall tax plan
This is the most important thing we want the world to know: ‘we are still in’
British Columbia and Washington partners in climate action, high tech, good jobs
Inslee finds common bond between Umbria and Washington through aerospace
How can Washington offer more career options to students? Part of the answer can be found in Switzerland
Inslee creates work group on poverty reduction
Inslee signs memorandum of understanding with Italy’s Umbria Region
Inslee statement on Washington Supreme Court McCleary order
Inslee urges state congressional delegation to reject GOP tax plan
U.S. Climate Alliance partners with Resources for the Future and the Climate Impact Lab on calculating cost of climate damages
U.S. Climate Alliance joins Canada and Mexico in a new North American Climate Leadership Dialogue
Pacific Coast leaders share clean economy progress at COP 23 global climate change talks in Bonn
Climate leaders respond to Trump's fossil fuel event
International alliance to combat ocean acidification announces new members and plans for action
For domestic flights, standard state licenses acceptable until fall 2020
Meet the Washington State Parks Arbor Crew
11 years after near-fatal crash, woman continues fight against drowsy driving
Inslee statement on election results in 45th Legislative District
Joint statement from the Pacific Coast Collaborative at the start of COP 23
U.S. Governors head to Germany to reassure global leaders of American leadership on climate change
Inslee forms subcabinet on mental health and substance abuse
Inslee announces appointments to San Juan County Superior Court and Grays Harbor County Superior Court
Inslee to travel overseas for trip focusing on apprenticeships, aerospace and climate
Inslee statement on GOP tax plan in Congress
Inslee announces new director of state Health Care Authority
Domestic Violence Awareness Month underscores need for legal aid
Inslee visits colleges to urge climate action
Inslee statement on federal opioid public health emergency declaration
Summit on gangs to connect communities across Washington
Inslees invite trick-or-treaters to summit Mount Capitol Campus
Inslee, county leaders urge Congress to oppose repeal of critical federal tax deduction
Healthiest Next Generation gears up for next push
Inslee announces acting director for Washington State Lottery
Govs. Inslee and Raimondo op-ed in Newsweek
Inslee statement commending bipartisan Murray-Alexander health care plan
Inslee statement on Trump’s plan to hike premiums and destabilize our health care system
Inslee statement on Trump’s plan to sabotage our health care system
Inslee joins Washington Tribes for 28th-Annual Centennial Accord
ACA-based program gives high-risk patients better care, saves money
Inslee statement on EPA repeal of Clean Power Plan
Inslee statement on federal efforts to restrict women’s access to birth control
Gov. Inslee and Commissioner Franz statements regarding Cooke Aquaculture plans to transfer additional Atlantic salmon smolts
Inslee announces appointment to University of Washington Board of Regents
Inslee: now is the time to talk about gun violence, now is the time to act
Inslee statement on Las Vegas shooting
Washington state officials meet with USDOJ to discuss marijuana policy
Inslee announces members of School Employees Benefits Board
Inslee appoints Mary Kuney to Spokane County Commission
Washington and Oregon to jointly call for proposals to operate public safety broadband network
Inslee announces departure of state CIO Cockrill
Washington’s DREAMers face fast deadline for renewals; new initiative will help pay application fees
Chief information security officer shares cyber security tips following Equifax breach
Inslee talks climate action, economy during visit to East Coast
Governors report 14 states and Puerto Rico are ‘On track’ to hit Paris climate targets, new report
Bilingual paraeducators bridge gap between student, teacher
Inslee statement on Freeman High School shooting
11 governors urge Congress to take immediate action to protect DACA recipients
Range anxiety? Help for electric-vehicle drivers is on the way
Inslee statement on U.S. Senate health care hearings
Statement from Inslee regarding potential repeal of DACA
Inslee names Roselyn Marcus as interim chair of Energy Facility Site Evaluation Council
Inslee statement on passing of Maj. Gen. Tim Lowenberg
State Agencies Initiate Incident Command to Address Atlantic Salmon Net Pen Escape
Statement from Inslee regarding release of net pen-raised Atlantic salmon
Op-ed: American dreams of young people will be cruelly ripped away
Open letter to House Speaker Paul Ryan
Inslee appoints Kathryn Leathers general counsel
It’s time to pass the capital budget.
Inslee statement on violence in Charlottesville, Va.
Prepare for gridlock as motorists head to see eclipse
Inslee names Anne Cruser to Cowlitz County Superior Court and Samuel Swanberg to Benton-Franklin County Superior Court
Inslee statement on Attorney General Sessions’ letter regarding Washington’s marijuana legalization efforts
Civil legal aid funding at risk
Inslee names Cheryl Strange secretary of DSHS
Inslee, Kreidler & Ferguson statement on steps the Trump Administration must take to bolster health insurance markets
Inslee statement on U.S. Senate health care vote
One-stop job center connects military service members with employment
Statement from Gov. Inslee and Insurance Commissioner Kreidler regarding impact of “skinny repeal” proposal
Inslee statement on transgender service members
Inslee statement on today’s health care vote in the United States Senate
Outdoor recreation economy continues to grow in Washington
2017 legislative session produces major achievements for Washington
Inslee statement on legislative action on Hirst
Inslee raises concerns to legislators about potential legal and safety implications of not passing a capital budget
Washington welcomes its first certified autonomous vehicle pilot test
Washington joins multi-state cybersecurity compact
Statement from Inslee regarding newest U.S. Senate Republican health care proposal
Inslee statement on work remaining in final week of special session
Washington ranked the No. 1 state for business
Inslee calls for Senate Republicans to pass capital budget
Inslee signs bill creating Department of Children, Youth and Families
Washington to become 5th state in the nation to adopt paid family leave
Inslee signs historic budget that fully funds education
Inslee says 'historic budget' will fully fund schools for first time in decades
Deal In Principle Reached On State Operating Budget
Inslee statement regarding the Supreme Court’s action on the travel ban
Inslee appoints Laura Riquelme to Skagit County Superior Court
Inslee calls third special session
Governor, foster care advocates make push for new children and family department
Inslee announces interim director for state Health Care Authority
West Coast states accept invitation to 2017 U.N. climate convention in Germany
Inslee statement on shooting in Virginia
Inslee statement on GOP efforts to sabotage and destabilize health insurance markets
West Coast states encourage worldwide fight against ocean acidification
Inslee meets with Chilean President Michelle Bachelet
Inslee signs executive order to support safe testing and operation of autonomous vehicles
Inslee honors 21 state government managers for outstanding performance
United States Climate Alliance adds 10 new members to coalition committed to upholding the Paris Accord
State works to mitigate flood damage, restore fish habitats in Chehalis River basin
Washington state climate action: here’s what we’ve done so far.
Inslee, New York Governor Cuomo, and California Governor Brown announce formation of United States Climate Alliance
Inslee aims to connect kids directly to careers with new apprenticeship and education initiative
Inslee statement on Trump's intention to remove U.S. from international climate agreement
Inslee aims to connect kids directly to careers with new apprenticeship and education initiative
Governor’s office launches fellowship to honor Ruth Woo
Inslee statement on CBO score for American Health Care Act
Inslee statement on Trump budget
Inslee calls second special session
Trade mission strengthens Washington state’s relationship with Mexico
Op-ed: The answer is more collaboration (*in Spanish)
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding potential leak at Hanford
Brown and Inslee call for increased federal Hanford funding
Inslee meets with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau
Cross-laminated timber used in classroom-building project
Inslee signs tougher distracted driving and DUI laws in Tacoma
Inslee signs law to help providers, cities, counties confront opioid crisis
Inslee and the state work to increase oil-by-rail safety
Inslee statement on today's Hanford Nuclear Reservation tunnel breach
Agriculture and industry among top priorities for upcoming Washington trade delegation to Mexico
New teacher says state's BEST mentorship program helped keep her in the profession
Report: Mentoring teachers helps retain them
Inslee invites state employees to mark Public Service Recognition Week
Inslee statement on U.S. House of Representatives passage of legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act
Inslee among 12 governors urging Trump to keep U.S. in Paris Agreement
Inslee announces leadership changes at DSHS
Inslee statement on the passing of Gov. Mike Lowry
Pacific Coast Governors Issue Statement on Presidential Executive Order on Offshore Oil and Gas Drilling
The mainstreaming of the carbon tax
Inslee statement on renewed congressional efforts to repeal the ACA
Housing program for young adults faces elimination under state Senate budget
Wage increase for state nurses vital to addressing hiring challenges
Inslee names Stephen Sinclair secretary of the Department of Corrections
Inslee’s request for federal disaster assistance approved
Inslee names Lisa van der Lugt director of Commission on Hispanic Affairs
Inslee signs new travel ban to North Carolina
Inslee appoints Tony Hazel to Spokane County Superior Court
Inslee seeking federal disaster assistance for severe winter storms
North Carolina, Washington governors make friendly wager over NCAA championship
Inslee and West Coast governors, mayors issue statement on Trump Clean Power Plan executive order
Inslee statement on House budget proposal
Inslee statement on canceled Republican health care vote
Joint Statement regarding the Clean Power Plan By the Governors of Washington, Oregon and California, and the Mayors of Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, Oakland and Los Angeles
Inslee names Gloria Papiez director of Department of Financial Institutions
Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs receives national award of excellence
Inslee proclaims state of emergency for 20 counties fighting flooding
Inslee says Trump budget “incredibly harmful” to state and local governments
Inslee proclaims state of emergency for 28 counties affected by winter storms
Joint statement by Inslee and Pacific Coast governors and mayors in response to EPA’s reconsideration of federal vehicle fuel-economy and emissions standards
House approves Inslee’s Children, Youth and Families bill
Inslee statement on Congressional Budget Office score of Republican ACA-repeal bill
Inslee statement on anti-Semitic vandalism at Temple De Hirsch Sinai
Inslee statement on Congressional proposal to repeal the Affordable Care Act
Inslee statement on apparent hate crime shooting in Kent
Inslee statement on Mercer Island Jewish Community Center threat
Inslee names Jay Balasbas to Utilities and Transportation Commission
Inslee signs executive order protecting rights, services for Washingtonian immigrants
Statement from Inslee on Trump Administration removing protections for transgender students
Statement from Inslee regarding House passage of education funding bill
Inslee statement on state Supreme Court ruling in the Arlene's Flowers case
Inslee names Inger Brinck director of Results Washington
Inslee appoints Kevin S. Naught to Yakima County Superior Court
Inslee statement on Ninth Circuit decision upholding temporary restraining order
Inslee names Aaron Everett director of the Office of Regulatory Innovation and Assistance
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding court order halting Trump immigration orders
Inslee statement on President Trump executive orders restricting refugee assistance and immigration
Inslee statement on last night's shooting at UW Seattle and the demonstrations planned for today
Gov. Jay Inslee today delivered his inaugural address with an impassioned call for legislators to finish the job of fully funding education this year
Washington gets final go-ahead from federal partners to begin next phase of health care transformation
Inslee statement on the Democratic Caucus Education Funding Task Force recommendations

2016

2016 Archive News

Displaying 173 for the year.
News for year: 2016
ICYMI: Federal railroad authorities and Union Pacific reach agreement on inspection and maintenance improvements
Washington among four states chosen to help modernize electric power sector
Restructuring services to better serve children and families
Inslee’s budget proposal fully funds K-12 education, launches overhaul of mental health system
Governor releases plan to fully fund basic education, promote strategies to recruit great teachers and support struggling students
Washington joins new international alliance calling for protection of the ocean
Inslee, Kreidler tell congressional Republicans not to take away Washingtonians’ health care
Statement from Gov. Inslee on shooting of Tacoma Police officer
When will the United States catch up on paid family leave? Inslee hopes state research will keep federal efforts from stalling
West Coast leaders’ climate change “resolve is strong” as COP22 concludes
Inslee launches new Resilient Washington subcabinet in preparation for Big One
Inslee doubles state electric vehicle fleet with long-range EV purchases
Inslee statement on passing of Sen. Andy Hill
Washington leaders announce $2.7 million federal grant to increase apprenticeship opportunities
Trick-or-treaters invited to Ghostbusters themed Halloween at the Capitol
Inslee receives City Champion Award from Association of Washington Cities
White House, Washington state and federal leaders announce major new initiatives for Puget Sound recovery
Inslee announces retirement of Scott Jarvis, names Gloria Papiez acting director of Department of Financial Institutions
Inslee launches executive order to combat opioid crisis
Inslee visits state crime lab, learns how Lean improvements decreased processing time for DNA tests by 20 percent
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding today’s McCleary order from the state Supreme Court
Washington secures federal support to transform health system, improve behavioral health care and control costs
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding capture of suspect in Burlington shooting
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding tonight's shooting in Burlington
Centennial Accord brings together Inslee, Washington tribes
Inslee awarded national service leadership honor
British Columbia, Washington state to create Cascadia Innovation Corridor to promote regional economic opportunities in tech industries
Washington receives ‘A’ grade for improving state digital technology
Inslee receives Humanitarian Award for Leadership from the International Rescue Committee
State government seeking feedback on Washingtonians’ priorities
Inslee statement on the passing of retired Washington State Supreme Court Justice Charles Z. Smith
Inslee statement on death of Robert "Bob" Santos, community leader
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding death of Staff Sergeant Matthew V. Thompson
Inslee appoints acting director of Results Washington
Inslee declares emergency in 20 counties due to multiple wildfires, extreme fire conditions
Inslee announces Tracy Guerin as director of Department of Retirement Systems
Inslee announces Clean Energy Fund grid modernization grants
Inslee endorses Bothell downtown grant following tour of fire devastation
Inslee statement on DEA's marijuana decision
Inslee endorses national rape kit reform effort
Inslee announces appointment of Roger Millar as secretary of Department of Transportation
Inslee announces appointment of Brett Blankenship to Washington State University Board of Regents
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding death of Lt. Col. Flando Jackson
Inslee appoints Ollie Garrett to Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding this morning’s shooting in Mukilteo
Gov. Inslee, Executive Constantine take a big-picture, cooperative approach to state’s mental-health system
Inslee selected to lead governors’ education committee for second time
Inslee statement on the death of Ruth Woo, community leader
Op-ed by Gov. Inslee: Why Washington leads states in personal income
Inslee announces three Washington schools named National Fitness Champions
Inslee and 45 other governors sign Compact to Fight Opioid Addiction
Inslee statement on Puget Sound Energy’s agreement with Sierra Club regarding Colstrip
Inslee appoints David S. Mann to Division I Court of Appeals
Inslee statement on Dallas police shooting
Inslee announces appointments to CARE Fund Board to ensure investment in cancer research
Inslee announces $16.3 million in AmeriCorps funding
Inslee honors 22 state government managers for excellence in leadership
Inslee statement on U.S. Supreme Court decision on Plan B case
Inslee and Japan Ambassador sign agreement to strengthen trade ties and increase cooperation
Inslee statement on U.S. Supreme Court decision to uphold women's reproductive rights
Inslee meets with federal railroad authorities, calls for halt to Bakken crude oil trains until new safety measures enacted
Inslee statement on Fairchild Air Force Base as a finalist to expand and host KC-46A refueling tankers
Inslee issues state directive for LGBTQ Inclusion and Safe Places Initiative
Op-ed: Climate solutions from a promise to a plan on the West Coast
Op-ed by Gov. Inslee: Climate solutions from a promise to a plan on the West Coast
Op-ed: Inslee: Congress must act now on oil trains
Op-ed by Gov. Inslee: Congress must act now on oil trains
Inslee statement on net neutrality court ruling
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee on Orlando shooting
Inslee statement on Lamb Weston announcement of 125 new jobs in the Tri-Cities
Inslee concurs with federal determination regarding Spokane Tribe proposal for new gaming facility
Inslee takes action to address challenges in behavioral health care workforce
Inslee proclaims June 4–11 Washington Shellfish Week
Inslee statement on oil train derailment in Columbia River Gorge
Inslee statement regarding announced agreement between state and tribal salmon fisheries
Inslee’s better government initiative draws national interest
Inslee statement in response to the U.S. Department of Labor's federal standards for overtime
Inslee issues executive order to state agencies to evaluate risk management, commit to loss prevention
Inslee statement on guidance from the Obama administration to ensure the civil rights of transgender students
Inslee orders wildfire training for up to 250 Washington National Guard personnel
Op-ed: Washington is Building 21st Century Infrastructure
Inslee statement on death of Lt. David Bauders
Inslee statement on ruling in Trueblood case
Inslee statement regarding recent personnel actions by State Auditor Troy Kelley
Boards and commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee – April 2016
Inslee statement on REC Silicon announcement to restart production at Moses Lake
Inslee issues directive aimed at reducing lead exposure
Inslee statement on Alcoa's announcement that it will retain over 500 jobs at its Ferndale facility
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding ruling on King County Superior Court climate action case
Inslee invites state employees to celebrate Public Service Recognition Week
Washington making progress in contaminated site cleanup and storm water management
Statement from Inslee regarding the Native American Determination for Kennewick Man
Inslee signs executive order related to reducing recidivism and increasing public safety
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding Troy Kelley trial
Inslee announces nearly $1 million in grants to get Washington state kids outside
Inslee signs bill strengthening protections for minors against sale and use of e-cigarettes and vapor products
Inslee signs updated bipartisan budget with wildfire and mental health funding, says next big lift on education remains
New grant funding helps promote #HealthiestNextGen healthy eating and physical activity efforts in Washington schools
Inslee announces appointments for Blue Ribbon Commission to create new agency focused on children’s services
Inslee announces Life Science and Global Health Sector Workforce Panel
Inslee names Scott McCallum superintendent of Washington State School for the Blind
Inslee statement regarding recovery of two Western State Hospital patients
Inslee announces new grant for Darrington Collaborative stewardship projects
Inslee announces $2.2 million in new YouthWorks grants
Inslee statement on Sabah Randhawa, new president of Western Washington University
Inslee statement on Peter Goldmark’s announcement that he will not seek re-election
Travel ban on non-essential state-paid travel to Mississippi
Inslee announces John Thornquist to lead Office of Aerospace
Boards and commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee – March 2016
Statement from Inslee regarding Alaska Air Group acquisition of Virgin America
Inslee signs bill to continue expansion of educational opportunities for homeless children
New state employee survey shows significant improvements
Inslee signs bills to continue expansion of educational opportunities for all children
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee on passage of supplemental operating budget
Inslee prohibits non-essential state-funded travel to North Carolina
Statement from Inslee regarding bill action and budget negotiations
Inslee statement on Kirk Schulz, new president of Washington State University
Inslee signs supplemental transportation budget focused on traffic relief
Inslee announces National Foundation for Governors’ Fitness Councils to tackle childhood obesity in Washington, reward innovative programs
Case closed: Hanford cleanup ruling ups accountability for feds
Inslee announces immediate start of special session; urges legislators to complete budget negotiations
Inslee statement on important new transportation improvements in updated supplemental budget
Inslee statement on retirement of Lt. Gov. Brad Owen
Inslee calls for renewed action toward gender equality on International Women’s Day
Inslee statement on the retirement of Bruce Shepard, president of Western Washington University
Inslee continues accountability actions in DOC sentencing error; announces new acting secretary
Boards and commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee – February 2016
Inslee appoints Laura M. Riquelme to Skagit County Superior Court
Inslee signs first bill of the session, ensures continued bipartisan collaboration on education funding
Inslee releases investigative report on DOC sentencing errors
Gov. Inslee touts Washington state’s leadership as governors meet in nation’s capital
Inslee announces transformative changes to children’s services
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding Senate passage of education funding legislation
Inslee directs changes to I-405 express toll lanes, repairs to I-5 and funding for more Incident Response Teams
Governors Announce Bipartisan Accord for a New Energy Future
Op-ed: Why Washington leads states in personal income
Statement from Washington Gov. Jay Inslee on the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling staying the EPA’s Clean Power Plan
Inslee appoints Roger Millar as Acting Secretary of the Washington State Department of Transportation
Gov. Jay Inslee announced the appointment of Jeffrey Bassett to the Kitsap Superior Court
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding resignation of DOC Secretary Dan Pacholke
Gov. Jay Inslee statement regarding REC Silicon in Moses Lake
Inslee statement regarding Senate Republicans’ “politically motivated” attack against WSDOT Secretary Lynn Peterson
Statement from Inslee’s office regarding Senate vote on Lynn Peterson confirmation
Inslee names appointees to new advisory committee on youth homelessness, urges continued cooperation on addressing homelessness challenges
Statement from Inslee regarding passing of former State Senator Harriet Spanel
Inslee appoints Acting Secretary for DSHS, launches national search for new secretary
Governor Inslee: Washington is proud to partner with Obama Administration on earthquake safety
Obama Administration approves public assistance for 10 counties for December wind and rain storms
Inslee helps secure federal assistance for Alcoa curtailment in Wenatchee and Ferndale
Boards and commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee – January 2016
Inslee appoints Julie M. McKay to the Spokane County Superior Court
Inslee makes strong case for proposed next steps to improve state psychiatric hospitals
Gov. Inslee requests federal disaster assistance following December storm
Inslee unveils new defense data tool to help businesses prepare for military downsizing
Statement from Inslee regarding House passage of education funding bill
Statement from Gov. Inslee regarding Superior Court ruling on Initiative 1366
La Administración Obama aprueba asistencia pública para 16 municipios por las tormentas de viento y lluvia durante el mes de Noviembre
Obama Administration approves public assistance for 16 counties for November wind and rain storms
Governor Jay Inslee and North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory State Products on the Line for Sunday’s Panthers/Seahawks Game
Gov. Jay Inslee launches next phase of Washington Shellfish Initiative
Statement from Inslee on President Obama’s State of the Union
Inslee issues directive to increase accountability of state IT systems
Gov. Inslee requests federal disaster assistance for fall rain, windstorm
Legislators introduce bipartisan plan for taking next steps on K-12 funding reforms
Inslee announces measures to strengthen cyber security and digital privacy
Inslee anuncia una iniciativa de salud pública para contener los crímenes con armas de fuego y suicidios
Inslee announces public health initiative to curb gun crime and suicide
Statements from Gov. Jay Inslee and Maj. Gen. Bret Daugherty following the death of Washington National Guard SSG Matthew McClintock
Gov. Jay Inslee's statement on President Obama’s executive action regarding gun violence
Inslee announces appointments to University of Washington Board of Regents
Inslee statement on the announcement of Congressman Jim McDermott’s retirement
Boards and commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee – December 2015
Statement from Inslee regarding death of Doug Walker

2015

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Displaying 157 for the year.
News for year: 2015
Inslee appoints Rebecca Pennell to the Division III Court of Appeals
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding DOC’s update and condolences to victim’s family
Inslee announces immediate actions to fix 13-year-old sentencing errors discovered at state prisons
Inslee proposes “modest, responsible” updates to state budget; calls for action to begin addressing statewide teacher shortage
[VIDEO] Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding today's historic COP21 climate agreement
Washington selected as one of six states for workforce training initiative
El Gobernador Inslee proclama un estado de emergencia después de una serie de tormentas extremas a través del estado de Washington
Gov. Inslee proclaims state of emergency following severe storms across Washington
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee on passage of the Every Student Succeeds Act
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee spokesperson Jaime Smith regarding State Auditor Troy Kelley’s return to work
Inslee solidifies international partnerships to take action on climate change
Gov. Jay Inslee statement on Ex-Im Bank reauthorization
Boards and commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee – November 2015
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding today’s mass shooting in San Bernardino
Inslee appoints new chief of staff, communications director
West Coast Clean Economy Grew Twice as Fast as Overall Economy
Inslee departs this week for United Nations conference aimed at bolstering global commitments to combat climate change
Nation's Governors Endorse Every Student Succeeds Act
Governor, NFIB: Make Way For Small Business Saturday
Op-ed: Why My State Won’t Close Its Doors to Syrian Refugees
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding White House briefing on security protocols related to refugee resettlement
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding allegations against Planned Parenthood
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding the Paris terrorist attacks and anti-Muslim rhetoric
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding today’s Supreme Court decision on Eyman’s I-1366
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding Alcoa’s announcement of layoffs nationwide
Inslee announces new digital privacy protection guide and website
Inslee appoints Johanna Bender to the King County Superior Court
Boards and commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee – October 2015
Inslee announces new effort to increase competitiveness of Washington life science and global health sector
Inslee statement on denial of individual assistance to wildfire victims; announces state aid and formation of Wildland Fire Council to assist recovery of impacted communities
Statement from Inslee regarding one year anniversary of MPHS shooting
Washington’s role as a national leader in Lean government draws thousands to Tacoma
Inslee announces public assistance approved in some wildfire areas, awaiting decision on individual assistance
Inslee’s statement on President Obama’s approval of federal windstorm assistance
Inslee appoints Dan Pacholke as Secretary of the Washington Department of Corrections
Inslee’s statement on appointment of Dr. Ana Mari Cauce as UW President
Inslee receives news publishers’ award for commitment to open government
DOC Receives $7.5 Million Grant to Help Incarcerated Parents Maintain Bonds With Children
Inslee announces new path on water quality rule, continues work on broader toxics reduction efforts
Inslee requests federal disaster assistance for summer wildfires, windstorm
Inslee appoints Jackie Shea Brown to newly created Benton-Franklin County Superior Court position
Inslee’s remarks regarding the shooting at Umpqua Community College
Boards and commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee – September 2015
Washington state receives federal grant to help launch design of paid family leave program
President Xi visit helped showcase Washington state as “world-class center of innovation”
Inslee and bipartisan group of U.S. governors sign accord with Chinese governors to promote clean energy technology and economic development
Governor Jay Inslee statement on REC Silicon Moses Lake announcement re impacts from solar trade disagreement
Seattle will be first stop for Chinese President Xi Jinping visit to United States
Federal apprenticeship grants will help Washington high-tech workers
Inslee and trade delegation return from trade mission to Asia
Inslee announces grant funding to assist communities with wildfire recovery
Gov. Inslee appoints Rep. Ross Hunter as director of the Department of Early Learning
Mensaje de Evacuación del Gobernador Jay Inslee
Inslee statement regarding heeding evacuation orders in Eastern Washington due to wildfire danger
Significant new resources arrive in WA following approval of Emergency Declaration
Inslee announces approval of federal Emergency Declaration; amends state emergency proclamation to address fuel supply shortage
Inslee statement: “Senate Republicans should not be looking for a constitutional crisis, they should be looking for an education solution”
Statement from Inslee about fatalities of three firefighters in Twisp
Inslee appoints David. G. Estudillo to Grant County Superior Court
Inslee requests federal Emergency Declaration to secure additional wildfire resources
Gov. Inslee statement on state Supreme Court's order on the McCleary case
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee on conference call with legislative leaders
Inslee to lead trade mission to Korea, Japan
Boards and commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee – July 2015
Inslee creates subcabinet to boost business diversity
Gov. Inslee statement on release of EPA’s final Clean Power Plan
Inslee directs Ecology to evaluate options on pending clean water rules
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding requests for investigations into Planned Parenthood
Inslee directing Ecology to develop regulatory cap on carbon emissions
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee on the death of Donald Chin
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee on U.S. Senate passage of Sen. Murray’s bill to fix “No Child Left Behind”
Gov. Inslee gets Washington moving again with major transportation investments
Legislature adjourns with a solid budget, action on key priorities
Inslee says state well-positioned and prepared to manage JBLM downsizing
Gov. Inslee statement on passing of Charles J. McCann, founding president of The Evergreen State College
Statement from Inslee on the Senate student testing agreement
Inslee announces AmeriCorps grants to Washington organizations
Statement from Inslee cautioning risks posed by use of fireworks during drought
Statement from Inslee about status of legislative session
Inslee announces appointment of Michael Schwartz to the Pierce County Superior Court
Statement from Gov. Inslee on the passage of the 2015-17 operating budget
Statement from Inslee about the Sleepy Hollow fire in Wenatchee
Inslee announces appointment of Melissa A. Hemstreet to Kitsap County Superior Court
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee about a statewide transportation investment package
Governor Inslee, Legislative leaders announce operating budget agreement
Statement from governor and legislative leaders on budget agreement
Statement from Inslee on the Supreme Court ruling guaranteeing nationwide marriage equality
Governor Inslee and Commissioner of Public Lands Goldmark take steps to reduce wildfire risk
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee about the Supreme Court ruling to uphold the Affordable Care Act
Inslee requests Kennewick Man be returned to Native Tribes and offers state assistance
Inslee statement on the passing of Washington State University President Elson S. Floyd
Inslee announces appointment of Brian Stiles to Skagit County Superior Court
Inslee announces formation of Subcabinet on Military Downsizing
Inslee announces appointment of Vikki Smith as director of state Department of Revenue
Inslee honors 20 state government managers for outstanding performance
Boards and commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee – May 2015
Inslee announces appointment of Derek Sandison as director of state Department of Agriculture
Washington teams up with states and provinces worldwide committing to cut greenhouse gas emissions 80-95 percent
Governor declares statewide drought emergency
Statement by Gov. Jay Inslee on signing of bill to create a health care database for patients and providers
Governor Inslee announces appointment of Brian Coughenour to the Clallam County Superior Court
Inslee announces hire of Alex Alben as state’s first Chief Privacy Officer
Statement by Gov. Jay Inslee on legislative passage of the Oil Transportation Safety Act
Gov. Jay Inslee calls special legislative session for April 29, will call budget writers back early
Governor Inslee expands drought emergency to include more of Washington
Op-ed: State pursues bold vision for life sciences
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee about State Auditor Troy Kelley
Governor Inslee statement on Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act passage in Congress
Inslee and bipartisan group of governors renew call for Congress to reauthorize Export-Import Bank
Gov. Jay Inslee’s statement on House transportation proposal
Boards and commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee – March 2015
Innovative clean energy projects gain federal attention and funding
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee on Senate proposed 2015-17 operating budget
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee on Indiana’s new “Religious Freedom” Law
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee on House proposed 2015-17 operating budget
Statement from the office of Gov. Jay Inslee on the apparent federal investigation involving State Auditor Troy Kelley
Inslee, Western governors call on Congress to finally address wildfire funding
Gov. Inslee answers questions during online Q&A
Gov. Inslee announces appointment of John Fairgrieve to the Clark County Superior Court
Gov. Inslee welcomes Juno Therapeutics’ headquarters in Seattle
Governor Inslee declares drought for three Washington regions
Inslee announces appointment of Janet Helson to King County Superior Court
Statement from the office of Gov. Jay Inslee on House Passage of HB 1472
Boards and commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee – February 2015
Inslee’s oil transportation safety bill passed with bipartisan support out of state House of Representatives
House approves Gov. Inslee’s Homeless Youth Prevention and Protection Act
Inslee draws attention to recent anti-Muslim, anti-Hindu and anti-LGBTQ crimes
Gov. Jay Inslee highlights proposals to improve tax fairness for working families in Washington
Gov. Jay Inslee’s statement on today’s House passage of bills to increase the state minimum wage, enact paid sick and safe leave
Gov. Inslee statement on Senate approval of transportation package
Gov. Jay Inslee’s statement on today’s Open Internet decision by the FCC
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee and Attorney General Bob Ferguson regarding U.S. Dept. of Justice motion to stay Texas ruling to block federal immigration reforms
Inslee statement on tentative port settlement
Inslee signs 2015 supplemental budget, lauds Legislature for early delivery
West Coast governors push for settlement in port dispute
Gov. Jay Inslee’s statement on today’s hearing regarding repeal of Washington’s death penalty law
The winnings are in: Governors Baker, Hassan and Inslee deliver on Super Bowl bets
Gov. Jay Inslee’s statement following the resignation of Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber
Gov. Inslee cites new data showing alarming increase in adolescent use of electronic cigarettes
Gov. Jay Inslee’s statement on announcement of Senate transportation proposal
Gov. Inslee, Washington Healthplanfinder Urge Residents to Get Covered by Feb. 15
Gov. Jay Inslee’s statement on news of weekend shutdown at West Coast ports
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee on the passing of Chinook Tribal Chairman Ray Gardner
Gov. Inslee statement on UW President Michael Young’s departure for Texas A&M
Gov. Inslee continues push for health care cost transparency, reaches agreement for 2015 legislation
Game on: Governors Baker, Hassan and Inslee wage friendly bet for 2015 Super Bowl to support food pantries
Governor requests SBA help for Grays Harbor homeowners, renters, small businesses hurt by early January storm
Governor Inslee announces appointment of Derek Vanderwood to Clark County Superior Court
Gov. Jay Inslee's statement about President Obama's State of the Union
Governor Inslee announces appointment of Patrick Dowd as Family and Children's Ombuds
Gov. Inslee and bipartisan group of legislators launch plan to cut state's high property crime rate
Inslee appoints Carol Gregory to serve as State Representative in the 30th Legislative District
Gov. Inslee’s statement on the passing of William E. Boeing Jr.
Boards and commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee – December 2014
Gov. Inslee proclaims state of emergency following severe storm in Western Washington
Inslee names Jane Rushford and Russ Hauge to the Liquor Control Board
Governor Inslee announces appointment of G. Helen Whitener to Pierce County Superior Court

2014

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News for year: 2014
Inslee names Ann Rendahl to Utilities and Transportation Commission
Governor Inslee appoints Raymond Clary to the Spokane County Superior Court
New report details millions of dollars in state efficiency savings
Governor Inslee appoints Veronica Alicea Galván to King County Superior Court
Inslee’s statement on Juno IPO, significant advance for Seattle biotech company
Inslee proposes sustainable, responsible, fair budget to "reinvest in Washington"
Inslee announces slate of proposals to curb pollution, transition Washington to cleaner sources of energy
Gov. Inslee calls for comprehensive statewide transportation program
Governor Inslee announces appointment of Raquel Montoya-Lewis to the Whatcom County Superior Court
Governor Inslee statement on SR 530 Commission report
Inslee proposes boldest new efforts in improving full continuum of education in 2 decades
Op-ed: A Pacific Coast model for addressing climate change
Governor proclaims emergency to facilitate emergency road repairs
Inslee set to release detailed legislative proposals on education, transportation, climate, budget
Boards and commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee - November 2014
Gov. Inslee statement on Washington state's comments to EPA carbon rules
Gov. Inslee asks Washington shoppers to support Small Business Saturday, shop local on Nov. 29
Gov. Inslee statement on President Obama's immigration speech
Governor's new YouthWorks initiative creates internships and work experience for thousands of students
Gov. Inslee announces appointment of Daniel Goodell to new Mason County judge position
Letter from Gov. Jay Inslee on Carbon Emissions Reduction Task Force (CERT) report
Gov. Jay Inslee statement on need for Congress to pass the Marketplace & Internet Tax Fairness Act
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding Drowsy Driving Prevention Week
Gov. Inslee announces appointment of Gretchen Leanderson to Pierce County Superior Court
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee about yesterday's election results
Boards and commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee - October 2014
Washington wins federal grant to lead Pacific Coast Collaborative energy efficiency plan
Governor Inslee Requests Forest Health Restoration on 720,000 Acres of Federal Forestland
Brian Young to lead economic development for Washington's clean tech industry sector
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee about today's shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School
Lean Management initiative is making state government more efficient
Gov. Inslee's statement on the passing of former Supreme Court Justice Robert Utter
Gov. Inslee issues statement on passing of his father Frank Inslee
Governor's office and Skagit County highlight progress of the Clean Samish Initiative
Gov. Inslee announces appointment of Judge Stephen Brown to Grays Harbor County Superior Court
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding today's announcement from the ports of Seattle and Tacoma to develop a regional operating partnership
Gov. Inslee announces grant to preserve places of Latino historic and cultural significance in Yakima Valley
Boards and commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee - September 2014
State to take legal action to amend 2010 Hanford cleanup agreement
Gov. Inslee gets draft oil transport study, says state and federal governments must do more
Gov. Inslee announces grant to study producing heating oil and charcoal from forest waste
Gov. Inslee announces appointment of Mary Sue Wilson to Thurston County Superior Court
Gov. Inslee receives approval of access to SBA loans for residents and businesses affected by Central Washington wildfires
Gov. Inslee appoints Navy Capt. Doug Roulstone to fill vacant state House seat
Gov. Inslee statement on Novo Nordisk's announcement they will establish a new research unit in Washington
Gov. Inslee announces $4.3 million federal grant to prepare state for impacts of military downsizing
FEMA denies individual assistance in wildfire areas
Governor's Blue Ribbon Task Force on Parks and Outdoor Recreation Makes Final Recommendations
Gov. Inslee launches Healthiest Next Generation initiative to reduce childhood obesity
Gov. Inslee statement on U.S. House of Reps. vote to temporarily extend Ex-Im Bank authorization
Washington state wins grant to help train veterans for civilian cybersecurity jobs
Statement from Gov. Inslee on today's Supreme Court order regarding McCleary
Gov. Inslee asks federal government to reconsider further disaster assistance for Central WA communities, following state's worst wildfire
Gov. Inslee announces appointment of Alex Ekstrom to Benton-Franklin Superior Court
Governor Inslee, Attorney General Ferguson do not extend Hanford dispute resolution deadline
Boards and commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee for August 2014
Inslee lifts burn ban in Central and Eastern WA, urges people to continue using caution
Inslee launches Washington Military Alliance as long-term piece of state's economic development strategy
Gov. Jay Inslee's statement on approval for Small Business Administration disaster assistance in Spokane County
Gov. Inslee proclaims state of emergency following severe storms in Okanogan County
Inslee statement on insurance rate changes
Gov. Inslee announces grant to Wind River Biomass Utility for combined heat and power generation in Skamania County
Statement from Gov. Inslee on ILWU ratification of new grain agreement
Gov. Jay Inslee says proposed reductions at Joint Base Lewis-McChord would have "grievous effects" for Washington
Washington State Governor, Attorney General lead legal response to Supreme Court psychiatric boarding decision
Gov. Inslee extends Central and Eastern Washington burn ban to September 3
Gov. Inslee issues new extension for Central and Eastern WA burn ban
Gov. Jay Inslee announces $150,000 to support tourism in Methow Valley and Okanogan County
Gov. Inslee announces new STEM grant funding to boost state alliance with business and educators
Statement from Gov. Inslee regarding news of labor agreement between ILWU and UGC
Gov. Inslee to appeal decision to deny federal assistance for homeowners hurt by Central Washington fires
Gov. Inslee request for federal disaster assistance approved
Gov. Inslee issues new extension for Central and Eastern Washington burn ban
Gov. Inslee requests federal disaster assistance for Central Washington wildfires
Option for Washington Consumers Having Difficulty with Health Coverage
Boards and commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee - July 2014
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee about today's Gallup report indicating Washington state's uninsured rate has fourth largest drop in the nation thanks to Affordable Care Act
Gov. Inslee re-extends Eastern Washington burn ban
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding news today highlighting costs of climate inaction
Gov. Inslee's statement on passing of former Seattle mayor Paul Schell
Gov. Inslee extends Eastern Washington burn ban
Inslee and Lovick form Joint SR 530 Landslide Commission
Gov. Jay Inslee announces new Legislative Director
Governor Inslee applauds President Obama's support for improvements to employment and training programs
President Obama approves Governor Inslee's request for emergency federal assistance
Governor Inslee submits grant application for a Healthier Washington to U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Governor Inslee announces appointment of Lisa Sutton to Washington State Court of Appeals, Division II
Gov. Inslee amends emergency proclamation to include an Eastern Washington burn ban
State, federal government agree to extend discussions regarding Hanford cleanup
Govs. Inslee and Bentley lead governors urging Congress to reauthorize Export-Import Bank; 37 governors support reauthorization
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee and Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler supporting Senator Patty Murray's Protect Women's Health From Corporate Interference Act
Gov. Inslee and UK Minister of Energy and Climate Change sign agreement to extend collaboration on climate action
Inslee departs for Farnborough International Air Show
Inslee takes new approach to create meaningful, effective state clean water standards
Gov. Inslee unveils new aerospace video in advance of Farnborough Air Show
State pursues new smart grid projects to capture, store more solar and wind power
Boards and commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee - June 2014
Governor Inslee announces new training and support for long-term unemployed workers
Governor Jay Inslee Congratulates Spokane County on Winning the 2014 Culture of Health Award from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Inslee, state leaders launch comprehensive review of state's criminal justice system
Keeping marijuana away from teens top focus for state leaders
Cantwell, Murray & Inslee: Keep Export-Import Bank Open, Protect 85,000 WA Jobs
Citing rail safety concerns, Inslee issues directive to increase oil safety, spill prevention and response efforts in Washington
State, federal government agree to continue discussions regarding Hanford cleanup
Gov. Jay Inslee Joins Bill Gates and Experts from Asia to Headline Leading Economic Forum in Seattle
Inslee announces upcoming trade delegation to England, Finland
Governor Inslee statement on the shooting at Seattle Pacific University
Boards and commissions appointments by Governor Jay Inslee - May 2014
Inslee recognizes outstanding leadership in 20 state government managers
Governor Inslee statement regarding the Environmental Protection Agency's proposal to cut carbon pollution from power plants
West Coast Leaders Applaud Obama Administration Proposal to Cut Carbon Pollution
Gov. Jay Inslee visits Tri-Cities to meet with local leaders, celebrate new Trios Southridge Hospital
Governor Inslee announces winners of 2014 Governor's Smart Communities Awards
Governor Inslee statement regarding designation of Puget Sound as one of 12 national Manufacturing Communities
Governor Inslee announces appointment of Samuel Chung to King County Superior Court
Governor Inslee's statement on Memorial Day
Statement by Gov. Jay Inslee on the passing of Puyallup Tribal Council Chairman Herman Dillon, Sr.
Governor Inslee's statement on news that China has lifted its ban on shellfish exports from West Coast
Gov. Jay Inslee approves $25,000 state grant to repair Darrington Timberbowl Rodeo Grounds, avoid cancellation of popular annual rodeo
Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee on SBA approval of North Bend disaster declaration
Gov. Inslee's statement on the swearing in of State Supreme Court Justice Mary Yu
Gov. Jay Inslee's statement on today's FCC vote on internet rules
Governor and UK delegation hold follow up meeting on climate partnership
Governor Inslee asks for disaster declaration following gas explosion in North Bend
Inslee requests FCC delay vote on internet rules
Gov. Inslee cancels parole for Jerry Lain
Gov. Inslee announces grant award to return long-term unemployed to work
Governor Inslee announces appointment of Scott Gallina to the Hells Canyon Circuit Superior Court
Governor Inslee announces appointment of Chad Allred to King County Superior Court
Gov. Jay Inslee approves $150,000 state economic recovery grant to aid tourism efforts in 530 slide area
Governor Jay Inslee appoints Ron Sims as Chair of the Board of the Washington Health Benefit Exchange
Gov. Jay Inslee's statement on the National Climate Assessment released by the White House today
Gov. Jay Inslee's statement regarding approval of additional FEMA support for SR 530 slide recovery efforts
Gov Inslee appoints Judge Mary Yu to the Washington State Supreme Court
Gov. Inslee announces executive action to reduce carbon pollution and promote clean energy
Governor Inslee announces appointment of Bernard F. Veljacic to Clark County Superior Court
Gov. Jay Inslee announces new partnership that will provide aid to Hampton Lumber Mill in Darrington
Gov. Jay Inslee's statement regarding NCLB waiver notification from US Department of Education