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  1. BACKLASH: Wash. gov, Seattle mayor issue travel bans over Indiana lawRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Fox News

    The backlash to Indiana's new religious freedom law grew Monday, even as state lawmakers move to clarify the legislation, with Wash. Gov. Jay Inslee and Seattle Mayor Ed Murray banning government-funded travel to Indiana.

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  2. Democrats make a run at minimum wage, sick leave billsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Crosscut.com

    ... The other side wonders if a minimum wage ballot battle might draw millions of Democratic dollars away from Gov. Jay Inslee's likely re-election campaign. A few dozen people testified Monday on the bills, with slightly more than half supporting them. ...

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  3. Washington governor: No state-funded travel to IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee says he is imposing an administration-wide ban on state-funded travel to Indiana after the passage of a new law that critics say has the potential to discriminate against gays and lesbians and others based on religious beliefs. The governor's statement Monday comes a few days after Seattle Mayor Ed Murray , who is the city's first openly gay mayor, banned city-funded travel to the state.

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  4. Washington State To Boycott Indiana Over LGBT Discrimination LawRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Switched

    Washington Gov. Jay Inslee announced Monday that he would ban state-funded travel to Indiana, where a controversial new law could allow businesses to deny service to gay and lesbian individuals for religious reasons. "I find Indiana's new law disturbing, particularly at a time when more and more states and people in America are embracing civil rights for everyone," Inslee said in a statement.

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  5. Governor Inslee: No state-funded travel to IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KEPR CBS 19

    Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee says he is imposing an administration-wide ban on state-funded travel to Indiana after the passage of a new law that critics say has the potential to discriminate against gays and lesbians and others based on religious beliefs. The governor's statement Monday comes a few days after Seattle Mayor Ed Murray, who is the city's first openly gay mayor, banned city-funded travel to the state.

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  6. Connecticut, Washington among states to suspend some travel to IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WNDU-TV South Bend

    ... Indianapolis. Malloy wants it moved. UConn has been a perennial power in women's basketball. Washington Governor Jay Inslee imposed an administration-wide ban on travel to Indiana in response to Indiana's new "religious freedom" law. The Governor ...

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  7. Eye on Olympia: State Democrats propose tax hike to fund education requirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Peninsula Daily News

    ... or less. "It's really an equity recovery," Tharinger said, "a good new source for Washington's revenue." Gov. Jay Inslee had asked the state Legislature for a 7.5 percent capital games tax, but even Democrats demurred. The tax as proposed would fall ...

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  8. Hippotherapy Helps People Fight Through Obstacles, Builds StrengthRead the original story

    Sunday | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... injuries or with special needs to help them fight through obstacles. OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee says he is imposing an administration-wide ban on state-funded travel to Indiana after the passage of a new law that critics ...

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  9. Violent Armed Robbery Caught on Camera in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... injuries or with special needs to help them fight through obstacles. OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee says he is imposing an administration-wide ban on state-funded travel to Indiana after the passage of a new law that critics ...

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  10. $1 Million Bond Set for Suspect in Wyoming Decapitation CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... injuries or with special needs to help them fight through obstacles. OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee says he is imposing an administration-wide ban on state-funded travel to Indiana after the passage of a new law that critics ...

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  11. State Attorney General Bob Ferguson to keynote NPI's 2015 Spring Fundraising GalaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Northwest Progressive Institute

    ... himself as a champion of open government, civil liberties, and environmental protection. He and Governor Jay Inslee have repeatedly teamed up on a number of important projects - particularly holding the federal government accountable for the cleanup ...

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  12. Gov. Jay Inslee Bans State-Funded Travel to Indiana After Controversial Religious Freedom BillRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Stranger

    Washington Gov. Jay Inslee followed the lead of Seattle Mayor Ed Murray and others today, banning any state administrators from spending state money to travel to Indiana after that state passed a controversial "religious freedom" law that could make it easier for businesses to discriminate against LGBT customers. " I find Indiana's new law disturbing , particularly at a time when more and more states and people in America are embracing civil rights for everyone," Inslee said in a statement today.

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  13. Inslee to keep funds out of Indiana to protest controversial lawRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KOMO News

    Gov. Jay Inslee says no state funds will be used to travel to Indiana in protest of that state's widely criticized new law that critics fear could permit discrimination against gays and lesbians The law, which takes effect July 1, prohibits state laws that "substantially burden" a person's ability to follow his or her religious beliefs unless the government can show that it has a compelling interest and that the action is the least restrictive means of achieving it. The definition of "person" includes religious institutions, businesses and associations.

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  14. Bills would toughen rules for oil transportationRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Columbian

    ... tate of oil transfers by rail, while the Senate bill requires notice once week. Farrell's bill, requested by Gov. Jay Inslee, also requires railroads to show they can afford to pay for oil spill cleanup.

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  15. State auditor doesn't have much choice: Tough it out or quit | The Petri DishRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Federal Way Mirror

    ... to ignore the noise and nothing comes of the investigation in the next year or so. Should Kelley resign, Gov. Jay Inslee, a fellow Democrat, will appoint a successor. While the governor will be under pressure to replace him with another party ...

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  16. WaLeg: Coming this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    ... ominated Majority Coalition Caucus is expected to release its counter spending plan later in the week. Gov. Jay Inslee will take action on the WSU med school bill sometime in the first half of the week, then will be in Eastern Washington on Thursday.

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  17. GA: Governor's Transportation Role Faces ScrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Mass Transit

    ... but the legislature ended up endorsing a dramatically different solution. In Washington state, Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee is pushing a a $15 billion transportation package paid for in part by a charge on carbon polluters. "We're falling behind on ...

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  18. Dems & Republicans: Miles apart on budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Crosscut.com

    ... $1.5 billion in new taxes and tax break closures. Notably missing was the carbon emissions tax proposed by Gov. Jay Inslee, which Democrats say did not have the votes to pass the House. In a few days, the Senate Republicans will announce their own, ...

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  19. Lawmakers aim to toughen laws on oil trainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | HeraldNet

    ... be up for action before the Senate environment panel. The House bill - which was originally requested by Gov. Jay Inslee - requires advance notice to the Department of Ecology of oil transfers by rail, including information about the volume, type ...

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  20. Inslee: No special prosecutor in Pasco caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Columbian

    Washington Gov. Jay Inslee said he will not direct the state Attorney General to appoint a special prosecutor to investigate the deadly police shooting in Pasco. Inslee declared his position in a letter to the Consejo Latino activist group on Tuesday in response a request the group made earlier this month.

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