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Obama In Seattle Next Month

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — State Democratic Party officials say that President Barack Obama will be in Seattle next month for a private fundraiser for Gov. Jay Inslee. 105 more words


Gov. Inslee Fires CEO Of Psychiatric Facility After 'Dangerous' Men Escape

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee on Tuesday fired the head of a beleaguered state psychiatric hospital after a man who had been charged with murder escaped from the facility last week. 597 more words


Gov. Jay Inslee Signs Colstrip Bill With Partial Veto

SEATTLE (AP) — Washington state’s largest utility will be able to set aside money to pay for the future shutdown of two coal-powered electricity plants it co-owns in Montana under a bill Gov. 657 more words


Inslee Approves Harsher DUI Penalties

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has signed a bill that will double the maximum fine and prison sentence for a felony-level driving under the influence conviction. 100 more words


Inslee Signs Bill Aiming To Help Former Criminals Find Work

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has signed a bill that aims to make it easier for some people with criminal records to obtain licenses or certifications for working in various professions. 114 more words


Gov. Inslee Plans To Sign 2 Education Bills In Seattle

SEATTLE (AP) — Gov. Jay Inslee plans to sign two education bills in Seattle on Wednesday.

He is scheduled to sign a measure that will help improve education for foster youth just after noon at a luncheon at the Seattle Sheraton. 115 more words


Washington State Photo Bomb

I drew this cartoon for The Seattle Times Sunday edition.

Washington’s retiring Superintendent of Public Instruction, Randy Dorn, might throw his hat into the governors race as an independent. 181 more words