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California, New York, Washington Unite to Back Climate Pact
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Three Democratic governors say they won't let the United States back away from the global commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions despite President Donald Trump withdrawing from an international pact.
Jerry Brown of California, Jay Inslee of Washington state…
State Making Improvements at Troubled Psychiatric Hospital
SEATTLE (AP) — Washington Governor Jay Inslee said he's encouraged by the changes that have been made to ensure the state's largest psychiatric hospital is safer for both patients and staff.
After touring Western State Hospital on Tuesday, he said increases in staffing have benefited …
Washington Ready to Fight if Necessary to Keep Its Legal Pot
SEATTLE (AP) — Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson says the state is ready to fight if necessary to keep its legal marijuana. Ferguson made the comments Thursday after White House spokesman Sean Spicer suggested during a press briefing that President Donald Trump's administration mig…
Inslee Says Trump Immigration Plan ‘Mean Spirited’
OLYMPIA (AP) — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee says he has signed an executive order to ensure that state workers don't help carry out President Donald Trump's "mean spirited" immigration policies.
Trump has said he wants to expand the number of deportations of people in …
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee to Meet With Trump Monday
OLYMPIA (AP) — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee is heading to Washington, D.C. for a gathering of the National Governors Association that will include a meeting with President Donald Trump.
Inslee has been a vocal opponent of Trump and supported the lawsuit filed by Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson…
Washington Primary to Winnow Candidates in Dozens of Races
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington's voters are weighing in on dozens of races across the state as they winnow their choices for offices ranging from Congress to the Legislature in the state's primary election.
Voters will decide Tuesday between 11 candidates for governor, though Democr…

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