Gov. Jay Inslee

North Cascades (Photo by Tim Matsui/Liaison)

Governor Declares Drought Emergency In Some Parts Of State

Gov. Jay Inslee has declared a drought emergency for three regions in Washington state.

CBS Seattle–03/13/2015

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Washington Coroner: ‘We Don’t Want Another Ferguson Here In Pasco’

The killing Tuesday of orchard worker Antonio Zambrano-Montes sparked protests after witnesses said he was running away when he was shot in a busy intersection in Pasco, a city about 215 miles southeast of Seattle.

CBS Seattle–02/13/2015

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Washington State Bill Would Add Prison Time For Drone Crimes

Efforts to control unmanned flying aircraft become more prominent

1090 The Fan–02/11/2015

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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

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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

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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

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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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