Stories tagged: Jay Inslee
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.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Gov. Jay Inslee’s proposed tax increases generated the expected support and opposition Wednesday as the Senate began hearings on new revenue for the state’s upcoming budgets.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 10:43 a.m.
Gov. Jay Inslee proposes state effort to close broadband “gaps”.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 8:33 p.m.
Republicans say Gov. Jay Inslee’s State of the State speech was long on new programs without saying how to pay for them.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 8:27 p.m.
Washington should fight climate change as well as improve schools and the mental health system, Gov. Jay Inslee tells Legislature.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 11, 2019, 9:19 p.m.
With events planned across the country, Inslee insists Washington will continue to have his full attention
Gov. Jay Inslee pushed back Thursday against suggestions he won’t have his full attention on Washington when the Legislature starts next Monday.
Sun., Jan. 6, 2019
With 2019 stretching before us, Spin Control makes some predictions.
Sat., Jan. 5, 2019
A competent governor from the center-left might be a welcome alternative to President Chaos.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 9:25 p.m.
Washington residents with a single misdemeanor marijuana possession conviction can request a pardon online.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 2:44 p.m.
The governors of Iowa and Washington are making a tasty wager over which football team will win the Alamo Bowl in San Antonio.