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Gubernatorial Candidate Jay Inslee Wants To Improve Higher Education

SEATTLE (AP) — To improve higher education, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jay Inslee wants a state-backed student loan capped at a 3 percent interest rate, expand online courses to aid people who dropped out of college […]

CBS Seattle–06/13/2012

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Poll: Tight Race in WA Campaign for Governor

Washington’s leading candidates for governor are running about even, as Republican Rob McKenna is showing more strength in the state than his party’s presidential nominee, according to a new poll released Wednesday.

05/30/2012

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Social Issues Part of WA Governor’s Race Debate

Gay marriage in Washington state is all but certain to be decided by voters in November, but the state’s gubernatorial candidates will be offsetting each other’s votes on whether to uphold the new law approving same-sex unions.

05/29/2012

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Gregoire Wants State to Look into Gas Prices

Gov. Chris Gregoire on Friday directed the state Department of Commerce to monitor rising gas prices in the state and asked the agency to recommend what actions can be taken to help reduce costs to drivers.

05/26/2012

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AP: Signs of Improper Campaigning in McKenna Files

Using a fax machine and letterhead from the King County Council in April 2002, the office of then-Councilman Rob McKenna sent off an invitation to the U.S. secretary of the interior.

05/21/2012

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Women Sue State AG For Wanting To Overturn Federal Health Care Law

Dozens of women on Thursday filed a lawsuit against Attorney General Rob McKenna, alleging that his participation in legal action seeking to overturn the new federal health care law threatens access to comprehensive coverage for women.

05/03/2012

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Jay Inslee to Resign Congress for WA Governor Race

Rep. Jay Inslee is resigning from Congress to focus full-time on running for governor of Washington state this fall, the Democrat announced Saturday.

03/10/2012

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Wash. Rep. Inslee May Resign House Seat

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic officials say veteran Rep. Jay Inslee intends to resign from Congress to focus full time on running for governor of Washington state this fall. Inslee is in his eighth term representing […]

03/10/2012

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WA Agencies Lowering Flags for Slain Trooper

Gov. Chris Gregoire had directed that Washington state agencies lower flags to half staff Thursday in memory of Washington State Patrol Trooper Tony Radulescu.

02/27/2012

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Washington, British Columbia to Conduct Earthquake Readiness Exercises

Gov. Chris Gregoire and British Columbia Premier Christy Clark have signed an agreement to conduct a cross-border earthquake readiness exercise this summer.

02/10/2012

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