Stories tagged: Jay Inslee
Sun., May 12, 2019, 5 a.m.
As presidential race heats up, Gov. Jay Inslee and candidate Jay Inslee get closer together.
Sun., May 12, 2019, 5 a.m.
The candidates are in the starting blocks, waiting for the gun to sound.
Fri., May 10, 2019, 5 a.m.
New laws aim to move mental health care out of large institutions and into community settings.
Wed., May 8, 2019, 7:05 p.m.
Strippers and other adult entertainment workers will get certain protections, including panic buttons in certain locations around their workplaces and a “black list” that bans dangerous customers under a new …
UPDATED: Wed., May 8, 2019, 10:14 p.m.
Gov. Jay Inslee signs laws to protect orcas.
UPDATED: Wed., May 8, 2019, 7:39 p.m.
For Washington residents who want to turn the whites of their eyes a different color, or add an eye-catching design, time is running out. And that’s a good thing, according …
UPDATED: Wed., May 8, 2019, 10:12 p.m.
Year-round daylight savings time will happen in Washington, if Congress gives the OK.
UPDATED: Wed., May 8, 2019, 9:02 a.m.
New gun laws could be “model” for rest of country, Gov. Jay Inslee says.
Sat., May 4, 2019, 5 a.m.
Once again, the Washington legislature adjourned without agreeing to pay its fair share of election costs. “Could have been worse, but still not a good session for local government. They …
UPDATED: Fri., May 3, 2019, 9:56 p.m.
The plan relies heavily on federal regulatory action to swiftly transition the U.S. away from fossil fuels in the transportation, electricity and building sectors. It calls for a phaseout of …
Wed., May 1, 2019, 5 a.m.
Gov. Jay Inslee signs laws on Gold Star family license plates, medical marijuana in schools and robot deliveries.
Tue., April 30, 2019, 11:33 a.m.
North Dakota officials are pressuring Washington’s governor to veto legislation requiring oil shipped by rail to have more of its volatile gases removed.
Tue., April 30, 2019, 5 a.m.
City officials notched a legislative victory Tuesday after some three years of lobbying, and hope it will translate into a victory in a fight against car theft.
UPDATED: Fri., April 26, 2019, 9:41 p.m.
Governor Jay Inslee’s office receives an estimated 9,500 requests to veto the bill ending personal exemptions for the measles vaccine.
Thu., April 11, 2019, 4:51 p.m.
The Washington House passed a measure Thursday that seeks to eliminate fossil fuels like natural gas and coal from the state’s electricity supply by 2045.
UPDATED: Thu., April 11, 2019, 12:07 a.m.
In nationally televised pitch to win support for his 2020 presidential run, Gov. Jay Inslee tells town hall audience Washington is a good “template” for the rest of the country
UPDATED: Tue., April 9, 2019, 4:33 p.m.
Gov. Jay Inslee defends having state patrol security for his presidential campaign trips because “it’s the law.”
UPDATED: Wed., April 3, 2019, 9:18 p.m.
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, a 2020 presidential hopeful, says investing in the environment is critical now more than ever.
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 10:06 p.m.
CNN town hall broadcast will feature Gov. Jay Inslee next Wednesday.
Sun., March 31, 2019, 5 a.m.
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.