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Washington Deals Blow to Plan for Coal Export Terminal

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A company that wants to build and operate a large terminal to export coal from the western U.S. to Asia was denied a key permit by Washington state on Tuesday because of environmental concerns. 612 more words

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The Governor of the State of Washington needs to be Committed

For years, we residents of the State of Washington have been hearing about the woes of our largest state psychiatric institution, Western State Hospital in Lakewood (south of Tacoma).   206 more words

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State of Washington to Taxpayers: All your money are belong to us.

As usual, the latest session of the Washington State Legislature (third “special” session) has found ways to forcibly extract more of their hard-earned money from taxpayers.   611 more words

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GOV. JAY INSLEE SAYS NO TO VOTE FRAUD PANEL: 'It will only further Trump's unfounded claims about voter fraud' ...Huh?

 

  • Gov. Jay Inslee: My fear is that this request will only further the President’s unfounded claims about voter fraud and will be used for voter suppression efforts.
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New Washington Mental Health Budget 'Doesn't Look Promising'

SEATTLE (AP) — Washington state’s latest budget plan falls far short of what’s needed to fix the state’s floundering mental health system, advocates said Friday. 612 more words

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The Career Connected Learning Revolution

When I met Governor Jay Inslee last month with the seventh graders from St. John School, the Governor told us that “education is the investment that will have the single biggest impact on our future.” It therefore wasn’t a surprise when I heard the Governor say yesterday that Washington is “a great state to launch a revolution in career connected learning.” He went on to outline his intention to lead the country in this effort, creating the best career connected learning (CCL) curriculum in the US. 575 more words

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