Stories tagged: Jay Inslee
Tue., March 26, 2019
Repeated slap-downs by voters haven’t persuaded Gov. Inslee and his allies to end their quest to force Washingtonians to swallow costly new energy policies.
Sun., March 17, 2019, 5 a.m.
Gov. Jay Inslee says he has no plans to resign his seat while running for president.
Sat., March 16, 2019, 10:35 p.m.
Presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke said Saturday that being a white man in a 2020 Democratic field that’s so deeply diverse won’t be a hindrance because his gender and race have …
Fri., March 15, 2019, 5 a.m.
Tribal members in Washington will have an easier time registering to vote and casting ballots under a law signed Thursday.
UPDATED: Fri., March 15, 2019, 9:01 a.m.
Gov. Jay Inslee signs presidential primary law.
UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019, 8:51 p.m.
Washington owners of bump stocks can turn them in to the Washington State Patrol for $150 on four days in March.
Sun., March 10, 2019, 5 a.m.
Legislative Democrats change Washington presidential primary so the results can be used to pick the nominee. Will state party use it?
UPDATED: Thu., March 7, 2019, 10:14 p.m.
Washington gun dealers will be required to conduct enhanced background checks when selling semi-automatic rifles starting July 1, even if they disagree with the initiative that requires them, Gov. Jay …
UPDATED: Tue., March 5, 2019, 6:25 p.m.
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee said Tuesday that he welcomed the support of a super PAC even as many fellow 2020 Democratic presidential candidates have rejected them, voicing concern that they …
UPDATED: Mon., March 4, 2019, 7:51 p.m.
The Washington House sends Gov. Jay Inslee a bill to change Washington’s presidential primary to March and require voters declare their party affiliation.
Sun., March 3, 2019, 5 a.m.
Senate Republicans’ maneuver gave Gov. Jay Inslee a win just as he was announcing his run for president.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 7:35 p.m.
Most national pundits questioned Friday whether the Democratic governor’s singular focus on combating global climate change would be enough to make waves in an already-crowded field.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 7:03 p.m.
A partial time line of the key elements in Jay Inslee’s political career.
UPDATED: Mon., March 4, 2019, 10:11 a.m.
Who’s more likely to be the next president: Tom Brady or Jay Inslee? Betting sites place the odds as long for both.
The odds are long on whether Jay Inslee can win the White House in 2020 – if you can find them.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 7:40 p.m.
Jay Inslee makes it official: He’s running for president.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 8:07 p.m.
Inslee’s singular focus on climate change and his experience as a governor could boost his campaign, but the Democratic field is large and his strategy has downsides.
Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 4:43 p.m.
Officials say the more than 1,800 dairy cows that died in a blizzard in southern Washington state earlier this month were a nearly $4 million loss, not including the lost …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:15 p.m.
Washington is preparing to sue the federal government over President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency to expand the border wall if any state funding is cut, Gov. Jay …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 15, 2019, 8:56 p.m.
The Washington Senate on Friday approved a measure that would repeal the death penalty, just months after the state’s Supreme Court unanimously struck down capital punishment as arbitrary and racially …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 11:45 p.m.
Republicans heard a strong, pro-America speech in the State of the Union. Democrats a hollow ringing call for division.
Tue., Feb. 5, 2019
Salary commission schedules pay raises for many elected officials.
Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 7:43 p.m.
Changes to deadly force statutes signed into law.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 29, 2019, 6:35 p.m.
Lisa Brown named director of the state Department of Commerce.
Sun., Jan. 27, 2019, 5 a.m.
The week that was: Ferguson sidesteps question on running for governor; state of Liberty gets another try
Spokane group has breakfast with Attorney General Bob Ferguson, asks if he’d like to be Gov. Bob Ferguson.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 25, 2019, 9:12 p.m.
While lawmakers on both sides of the aisle said they hoped the deal would ease the suffering for the state’s thousands of federal workers, they do not see eye-to-eye on …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 10:35 p.m.
Federal workers in Washington who are on the job but not being paid during the partial government shutdown are now eligible for unemployment benefits.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 11:33 a.m.
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee introduced himself by first name to one college student after another this week as he toured the state that’s home to the nation’s first presidential primary. …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 7:49 p.m.
Legislature considers Gov. Jay Inslee’s proposals to offer free tuition to low-income students.
Sun., Jan. 20, 2019
The Democratic Party must nominate a candidate who will put fighting climate change at the top of the agenda. And that’s why I’m seriously considering running for president.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 8:45 a.m.
Former Gov. Jerry Brown joins Gov. Jay Inslee in lobbying legislators for new laws to fight climate change.