Gov. Jay Inslee

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

Inslee Signs Judicial Review Of Mental Health Decisions

Gov. Jay Inslee has signed a law that will allow family members to ask a judge to step in if a mental health professional will not involuntarily commit a relative they believe could be suicidal or a danger to others.

CBS Seattle–05/14/2015

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Gov. Inslee Signs Health Care Information Sharing Measure

Gov. Jay Inslee has signed a bill that will give consumers, employers, doctors and others more information about the cost and quality of health care providers and services.

CBS Seattle–05/14/2015

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Gov. Inslee Signs Measure Expanding Animal Cruelty Laws

The new law creates a $125 fine for leaving an unattended animal confined where temperature, lack of water or dearth of fresh air could hurt or kill it.

CBS Seattle–05/11/2015

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Trial Of Washington Auditor Delayed; Impeachment Considered

A federal judge on Monday delayed the trial of indicted Washington State Auditor Troy Kelley by seven months, prompting new calls for Kelley’s resignation or impeachment.

CBS Seattle–05/11/2015

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Overtime: Washington Legislature Going Into Special Session

The House’s budget chair said Tuesday Washington lawmakers will not finish their work by Sunday’s deadline and will need a special session to work out the details on the state budget and adequately paying for public education.

CBS Seattle–04/21/2015

Pasco Protest

Governor Denies 2nd Request For Special Prosecutor

Gov. Jay Inslee has denied a second request to appoint a special prosecutor in the case of a Mexican man shot and killed by three Pasco police officers. This request came from the attorney for the victim’s estranged wife and daughters.

CBS Seattle–04/09/2015

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Gov. Inslee Halts State-Funded Travel To Indiana

Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee says he is imposing an administration-wide ban on state-funded travel to Indiana after the passage of a new law that critics say has the potential to discriminate against gays and lesbians and others based on religious beliefs.

CBS Seattle–03/31/2015

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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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