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  1. State asks court for more time to deal with education budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... part of the McCleary decision. Budget negotiators returned to the Capitol on Monday for a meeting with Gov. Jay Inslee ahead of the midweek start of the special session that could last up to 30 days. The meeting, which included House and Senate ...

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  2. Budget writers meet ahead of start of special sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Budget negotiators returned to the Capitol for a meeting with Gov. Jay Inslee ahead of a midweek start of a special session that could last up to 30 days. Inslee met with House and Senate leaders and budget writers Monday in ...

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  3. Rep. Suzan DelBene uses U.S. Supreme Court arguments to raise campaign cashRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... just before campaign reporting deadlines, the 2012 Inslee-for-Governor campaign sent out as many as four appeals. Jay Inslee appealed for dollars. Trudi Inslee asked for donations. Campaign manager Joby Shimomura chimed in, at times sounding like ...

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  4. New law aims to improve police response to mentally illRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Bremerton Patriot

    A measure that will require all Washington state law enforcement officers to receive crisis intervention training was signed into law at the Capitol on Friday by Gov. Jay Inslee. In recent years, officers have experienced a marked increase in confrontations with mentally ill individuals.

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  5. Washington Gov. Signs Overhaul of Medical Marijuana MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | High Times

    Nearly two decades after voters passed a medical marijuana law that often left police, prosecutors and even patients confused about what was allowed, Gov. Jay Inslee signed a bill Friday attempting to clean up that largely unregulated system and harmonize it with Washington's new market for recreational pot . Among the law's many provisions, it creates a voluntary registry of patients and, beginning next year, eliminates what have become in some cases large, legally dubious "collective gardens" providing cannabis to thousands of people.

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  6. The Monday Roundup: Wide-street safety, Trek's huge recall and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Bike Portland

    ... for a bike sharing startup founded by Alta Bicycle Share's early management team. Speed limits: Washington Gov. Jay Inslee used his first veto of the year to block the state's top speed limit from rising from 70 mph to 75 mph. Bike-theft ...

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  7. Oil Train Safety Bill Passes Washington LegislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    ... the Senate and House. The Senate voted 46-0 and the House 95-1 on House bill 1449, which now heads to Gov. Jay Inslee for consideration. The compromise includes some provisions that Inslee and Democrats had pushed for, including requiring railroads ...

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  8. Compromise GOP budget hikes war funds, targets 'Obamacare'Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | KAUZ

    ... medical marijuana law that often left police, prosecutors and even patients confused about what was allowed, Gov. Jay Inslee signed a bill Friday attempting to clean up that... Nearly two decades after voters passed a medical marijuana law that ...

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  9. Legislative Roundup: April 27Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | High Times

    ... is considered a dead issue . Washington: Medical Marijuana Overhaul Signed By Governor Washington Governor Jay Inslee has signed legislation intended to reconcile the state's largely unregulated medical marijuana program - essentially merging it ...

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  10. State lawmakers address sexual violence on campusesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... of two former Vanderbilt University football players on charges of raping an unconscious woman in 2013 . Gov. Jay Inslee signed one of the bills, Senate Bill 5518 , into law Friday. Sponsored by Sen. Jeanne Kohl-Welles, D-Seattle, it adds provisions ...

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  11. Gov. Jay Inslee signs Attorney General Bob Ferguson's request to...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Covington Reporter

    Gov. Jay Inslee today signed into law Attorney General Bob Ferguson's request to renew and expand the state's only cross-jurisdictional task forces that combat identity theft in Washington. House Bill 1090 , sponsored by Rep. Steve Kirby, D - Tukwila, passed both houses unanimously; 48 to 0 in the Senate April 13, and 97 to 0 in the House March 4. Its companion bill, Senate Bill 5058 , was sponsored by Sen. Joe Fain, R - Auburn.

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  12. Legislature extends session, transportation talks roll onRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KOMO News

    ... budget, but leaders have spoken of the urgency of passing a package. This year, the Senate, House and Gov. Jay Inslee are each pushing packages that tie together road building, transit and tax revenue. Leaders say they want to escape the specters of ...

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  13. Unfinished in Olympia: budget, transportation, pay raises, potRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | HeraldNet

    ... refiners give fire departments advance notice of trains carrying any amount of crude oil. Also Friday, Gov. Jay Inslee signed a law consolidating the medical and recreational marijuana industries under the same regulatory umbrella. The law will ...

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  14. In Our View: Inslee Awaits Climate WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Columbian

    While the game isn't over yet in the 2015 Washington Legislature, Gov. Jay Inslee couldn't help but glance at the scoreboard last week. Using the occasion of Wednesday's Earth Day recognition to assess the work of lawmakers thus far, Inslee said, "It's been an absolute goose egg when it comes to doing anything for the environment."

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  15. Lawmakers can ensure opportunity for students, economic growth with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Kirkland Reporter

    ... to a recent poll commissioned by Washington STEM, they have overwhelming public support to do just that. Gov. Jay Inslee's proposed budget includes STEM investments to increase degree production in computer science and engineering, expand access to ...

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  16. In Our View / Legislature's special session: Nothing a speciala about delayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | HeraldNet

    This ought to be an editorial that praises the Legislature for having tackled a formidable list of tasks, including a budget of transportation projects for the next 16 years and a gas tax increase to pay for it, operating and capital budgets with funding for important programs and projects and, most importantly, significant progress on meeting its constitutional mandate to achieve full funding for education. The Legislature adjourned Friday with the above tasks left undone, forcing Gov. Jay Inslee to call a 30-day special session.

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  17. Thousands rally at Capitol over teachers' pay, testingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Peninsula Daily News

    ... Education Association. Wood did not know of action contemplated by other North Olympic Peninsula teachers. Gov. Jay Inslee, House Speaker Frank Chopp and other politicians spoke about their efforts to improve Washington's public education system, ...

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  18. Lax medical-pot rules to go as Inslee signs overhaul billRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Peninsula Daily News

    Nearly two decades after voters passed a medical marijuana law that often left police, prosecutors and even patients confused about what was allowed, Gov. Jay Inslee signed a bill Friday attempting to clean up that largely unregulated system and harmonize it with Washington's new market for recreational pot. The new legislation is effective July 1, 2016.

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  19. Sunday Spin: What's left undone in OlympiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Spokesman-Review

    ... of the session, when anti-tax initiative maven Tim Eyman sent out an e-mail to his supporters, calling on Gov. Jay Inslee to save the state from Senate Republican taxes. Even folks who predicted the Legislature would need a special session couldn't ...

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  20. Gov. Jay Inslee, thousands of teachers rally at CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | KATU-TV Portland

    ... smaller class sizes and less standardized testing. More than 4,000 people attended the hour-long rally. Gov. Jay Inslee, House Speaker Frank Chopp and other politicians spoke about their efforts to improve Washington's public education system, which ...

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