Gov. Jay Inslee

File photo of Washington's governor-elect Jay Inslee. (Photo by SEBASTIAN D'SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images)

Inslee Budget Highlights: Taxes On Stock, Cigarette Sales

Here are highlights of the spending plan

CBS Seattle–12/18/2014

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Gov. Inslee Announcing Environmental Priorities

Gov. Jay Inslee is announcing his proposals Wednesday for reducing carbon pollution and creating clean energy jobs in Washington.

CBS Seattle–12/17/2014

Gov. Jay Inslee (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)

Gov. Inslee Announces His Education Funding Plan

Gov. Jay Inslee is starting a week of budget announcements on Monday with his plan for funding education.

CBS Seattle–12/15/2014

Gov. Jay Inslee (David Ryder/Getty Images)

Inslee Backs EPA Plan To Cut Emissions

Gov. Jay Inslee says he strongly backs an Obama administration proposal to reduce emissions from the nation’s power plants.

CBS Seattle–12/03/2014

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Election Could Decide Control Of Washington Senate

The key question hanging over legislative races Tuesday is which party will lead the state Senate for the next two years, a result that will have a role in defining the second-half of Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee’s term.

CBS Seattle–11/04/2014

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Hundreds Turn Out For Olympia Oil Trains Hearing

The Washington state Ecology Department estimates that about 700 people turned out for a Thursday night public hearing in Olympia on the safety of oil train shipments through the state.

CBS Seattle–10/31/2014

File photo of Gov. Jay Inslee.  (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)

Washington Receives $4.3 Million Federal Grant

The U.S. Department of Defense is giving a $4.3 million grant to Washington state in an effort to address the potential statewide economic effects of planned defense spending cuts

CBS Seattle–09/26/2014

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FEMA Rejects Washington Appeal For Wildfire Victim Aid

More than 300 homes were destroyed by this summer’s Washington wildfires. Last month, the governor said the cost of destroyed properties in Okanogan County alone is estimated at more than $28 million

CBS Seattle–09/24/2014

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Washington Receives $170K Education Grant

The grant also will support Inslee’s launch of the STEM Education Innovation Alliance

CBS Seattle–08/14/2014

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Inslee Submits Ideas For New Water-Quality Rules

Gov. Jay Inslee on Wednesday proposed toughening the state’s clean water rules by setting a fish-consumption rate that would be among the highest in the nation.

CBS Seattle–07/09/2014

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