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  1. Inslee releases budget, challenges lawmakers to do betterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | South Whidbey Record

    With opposition to Washington Gov. Jay Inslee's proposed 2015-17 biennial budget coming from both sides of the aisle, the state's top executive says it's up to the Legislature to provide a better alternative. Inslee revealed his budget this week in separate portions, ending with his revenue strategy on Thursday.

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  2. Deal could add funding for foster kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Columbian

    The state of Washington has reached an agreement with a foster parents group to settle a federal lawsuit by providing about $8.5 million per year in additional funding for the state's estimated 10,000 foster children. Gov. Jay Inslee included the additional funds in his budget proposal.

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  3. Holiday scams to watch out forRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... Park and Indian Meadows. SPOKANE, Wash. - Vapor products could be taxed 95 percent in Washington if Governor Jay Inslee's budget is approved. It's a number that local vapor shops are calling outrageous, but supporters say would level the playing ...

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  4. Caramel apples could be carrying deadly listeria bacteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... Park and Indian Meadows. SPOKANE, Wash. - Vapor products could be taxed 95 percent in Washington if Governor Jay Inslee's budget is approved. It's a number that local vapor shops are calling outrageous, but supporters say would level the playing ...

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  5. Critics appeal to Inslee for probe of 6 for-profit collegesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    A national advocacy group is urging Gov. Jay Inslee to start an investigation of the six Washington campuses in the for-profit Corinthian College chain as a way to protect Washington students enrolled in the schools. But the state agency that regulates private career colleges says it has received no valid complaints about the six schools, known here as Everest colleges, and that it is not planning to start an investigation.

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  6. PHOTOS: Coeur d'Alene Police recover stolen propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... Park and Indian Meadows. SPOKANE, Wash. - Vapor products could be taxed 95 percent in Washington if Governor Jay Inslee's budget is approved. It's a number that local vapor shops are calling outrageous, but supporters say would level the playing ...

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  7. Lawsuit: agreement means more funds for foster childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... rtment of Social and Health Services has submitted a budget request to the Legislature to cover those costs. Gov. Jay Inslee included the money in his budget.

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  8. Business speaks out against 95% vapor tax proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... will take up in January. SPOKANE, Wash. - Vapor products could be taxed 95 percent in Washington if Governor Jay Inslee's budget is approved. It's a number that local vapor shops are calling outrageous, but supporters say would level the playing ...

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  9. Gov. Inslee proposes funding for Saint Edwards waterfront addition, North Creek ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | North King County

    This week, Gov. Jay Inslee announced a funding proposal for the Washington Wildlife and Recreation Coalition to the tune of $70 million, some of which could be coming to local parks. First on the list is more than $2 million for Saint Edwards Park, in Kenmore, for the acquisition of almost 10 acres of shoreline property.

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  10. Kennewick vape shop anticipates tax and regulationsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | KEPR CBS 19

    Governor Jay Inslee released his budget proposal this week and he want to slap a 95 percent sales tax on nicotine products for e-cigarettes. Gary Fletcher chewed tobacco for more than 20 years.

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  11. Inslee outlines strategy to fund education, transportation projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | North Kitsap Herald

    With opposition to Gov. Jay Inslee's proposed 2015-17 biennial budget coming from both sides of the aisle, the state's top executive says it's up to the Legislature to provide a better alternative. Inslee's budget would fund a number of major state transportation projects over the next 12 years, including completing the State Route 520 floating bridge and Interstate 405 projects between Renton and Bellevue.

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  12. UPDATE 1-EU launches WTO dispute to challenge new Boeing subsidiesRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... is already congested, and any judgment could be followed by an appeal. A spokesman for Washington state Governor Jay Inslee said he was "aware of the request for consultations" and would continue to work with the U.S. Trade Representative's office ...

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  13. Inslee tells state to 'buck up' and accept new taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Washington Gov. Jay Inslee said state residents should "buck up" and accept his proposal to raise taxes, including a new capital gains tax on the state's wealthiest residents. Washington Gov. Jay Inslee said state residents should "buck up" and accept his proposal to raise taxes, including a new capital gains tax on the state's wealthiest residents.

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  14. E-cigarette shops unhappy with 95% vapor tax proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KREM-TV Spokane

    If Governor Jay Inslee gets his way, electronic cigarette smokers will soon be helping to fill the state budget gap. He wants to impost a 95 percent tax on any and all vapor products.

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  15. In Our View: Nuclear Energy Deserves DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Amid Gov. Jay Inslee's push to reduce carbon emissions throughout Washington, positioning the state as a leader in green energy and a groundbreaker in renewable power production, a notable milestone took place this week. Energy Northwest celebrated the 30th anniversary of the Columbia Generating Station in Richland, the only nuclear power plant in the Northwest.

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  16. Angel says Inslee's transportation plan is 'can of worms'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Port Orchard Orchard

    District 26 Sen. Jan Angel said Gov. Jay Inslee's proposed transportation plan announced earlier this week is a "can of worms." On Dec. 16, Inslee unveiled a proposal he said would address the state's most pressing transportation needs - fixing bridges and roads and boosting the ferry system while cleaning the air and water, reported The Associated Press .

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  17. Washington Gov. Inslee's budget proposal boosts school spending - Fri, 19 Dec 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Gov. Jay Inslee unveiled a budget proposal that would spend $2.3 billion more for public schools, strengthen mental health and child welfare systems, boost parks and implement tougher environmental rules. He'd pay for it with a string of new and increased taxes, along with cuts and savings in existing programs.

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  18. Inslee Proposes Robust Tax Package For Washington State BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Washington Governor Jay Inslee said Thursday, "it is time to reinvest in Washington." He proposed that the state adopt a new capital-gains tax to help fund a $39 billion two-year budget that would prioritize education, union-negotiated pay raises for state employees, and avoid what the Democratic governor calls "devastating" cuts to corrections, higher education and social services.

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  19. Peninsula Poll Backgrounder: Inslee proposes establishing state capital gains taxRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Peninsula Daily News

    INSLEE BUDGET HIGHLIGHTS Facing a more than $2 billion shortfall over the next two-year spending period, Gov. Jay Inslee proposed a $39 billion operating budget for 2015-17. Inslee seeks more than $1.4 billion in tax increases and other revenue changes - including a levy on the sale of stocks and bonds.

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  20. E-cig and vape tax could be coming to WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KOMO News

    ... She says the industry "just keeps growing exponentially." She also knows that taxes are likely coming. Governor Jay Inslee's plan for a 95 percent tax on anything related to vaping will put the burgeoning smoke alternative in line with existing ...

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