Gov. Jay Inslee
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Gov. Jay Inslee is announcing his proposals Wednesday for reducing carbon pollution and creating clean energy jobs in Washington.
Gov. Jay Inslee is starting a week of budget announcements on Monday with his plan for funding education.
Gov. Jay Inslee says he strongly backs an Obama administration proposal to reduce emissions from the nation’s power plants.
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.
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.
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
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
The grant also will support Inslee’s launch of the STEM Education Innovation Alliance
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.