Governor Jay Inslee

[8/1/19] Douglas County Cattle Rancher Appointed

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Governor Jay Inslee appointed a Douglas County resident to the State’s Fish and Wildlife Commission. Molly Linville is a cattle rancher out of Douglas County, a member of the Washington Cattlemen’s Association, and grew up hunting and fishing in Washington. For four years, Linville has been active on the Fish & Wildlife Wolf Advisory Group. […]

[6/26/19] State to Gain Hundreds of Millions of Taxes

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An updated forecast shows Washington state is expected to see a net increase in revenues of nearly $432 million over the next two years. The numbers released at a Tuesday meeting of the Economic and Revenue Forecast Council showed total revenues are now projected at nearly $51 billion for the next two-year state budget cycle, […]

[7/31/18] Governor Declares State of Emergency

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Governor Jay Inslee has declared a State of Emergency, which allows National Guard resources to deploy to wildfires. 

[6/15/18] Governor Tours Central Washington on Broadband Issues

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Governor Jay Inslee has been traveling across the state to hear about broadband technology needs.

[1/11/18] Governor Jay Inslee Addresses Opioid Crisis In Washington State

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Prescription pain medications are now the leading cause of accidental death in Washington state – more than guns or car crashes