Inslee helps secure federal assistance for Alcoa curtailment in Wenatchee and Ferndale

Governor, NFIB: Make Way For Small Business Saturday

Gov. Jay Inslee and NFIB, the state’s largest and leading small-business association, are teaming up to make every Washingtonian aware of this coming Saturday’s march on Main Street.

President Xi visit helped showcase Washington state as “world-class center of innovation”

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his delegation departed from Paine Field today following two full days of meetings and announcements with many of Washington’s top business and government leaders.

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Inslee and bipartisan group of U.S. governors sign accord with Chinese governors to promote clean energy technology and economic development

Gov. Jay Inslee today, along with four other U.S. governors, met with Chinese President Xi Jinping and six Chinese governors and leaders to discuss opportunities for collaboration on clean energy technology and economic development.

Governor Jay Inslee statement on REC Silicon Moses Lake announcement re impacts from solar trade disagreement

“I am deeply troubled by the situation faced by REC Silicon’s polysilicon manufacturing facility in Moses Lake, due to an ongoing trade dispute affecting U.S. and Chinese solar industries.

Federal apprenticeship grants will help Washington high-tech workers

OLYMPIA — A new $5 million federal grant awarded to Washington today will expand technology job opportunities for women, minorities, veterans and others in the state. The U.S.

Inslee and trade delegation return from trade mission to Asia

Gov. Jay Inslee today returned from a nine-day trade mission to Korea and Japan where he and more than 100 delegates met with top-level business and government leaders to promote trade and collaboration on everything from aerospace and wine to emergency preparedness and climate change.

Inslee to lead trade mission to Korea, Japan

OLYMPIA – Gov. Jay Inslee will kick-off a 9-day trade mission to Korea and Japan on August 28, accompanied by Derek Sandison, Director of the Washington State Department of Agriculture, and Brian Bonlender, Commerce Director.

Inslee creates subcabinet to boost business diversity

Gov. Jay Inslee today convened a new subcabinet focused on increasing access for small and minority-, women- and veteran-owned businesses to contracting opportunities with Washington state government.

Office of International Relations

The Office of International Relations represents the governor and state government to all foreign countries, international trade organizations, international educational groups and cultural organizations. The office coordinates the governor’s official trade missions overseas and the director serves as the state’s protocol officer. It also manages sister state relationships.Gov. Inslee at Almond Roca ribbon cutting

Inslee and bipartisan group of governors renew call for Congress to reauthorize Export-Import Bank

Govs. Jay Inslee (D-WA), Robert Bentley (R-AL) and a bipartisan majority of the nation’s governors sent a letter today to congressional leaders to urge the long-term reauthorization of the U.S.

Gov. Inslee welcomes Juno Therapeutics’ headquarters in Seattle

SEATTLE – Gov. Jay Inslee today joined Juno Therapeutics CEO Hans Bishop and Seattle Mayor Ed Murray at an event celebrating the company’s announcement that they have selected Seattle for their new headquarters.

Gov. Jay Inslee highlights proposals to improve tax fairness for working families in Washington

Gov. Inslee meets with Paula Zambrano, a worker at a fruit company in Yakima.

YAKIMA, Wash. – A group of workers met with Gov. Jay Inslee here today to tell him about the challenges of living on minimum wage and their feeling that Washington’s economic recovery is leaving them behind.

Inslee statement on tentative port settlement

 Gov. Jay Inslee released this statement about the agreement in principle reached Friday evening between the ILWU and the PMA.

West Coast governors push for settlement in port dispute

West Coast governors said today they welcome the involvement of U.S. Labor Secretary Tom Perez in the labor impasse that has disrupted West Coast shipping for months, and join him in continuing to push for an end to the dispute.

Gov. Jay Inslee’s statement on news of weekend shutdown at West Coast ports

“I am deeply disappointed that Washington’s ports will shut down this weekend.

Cantwell, Murray & Inslee: Keep Export-Import Bank Open, Protect 85,000 WA Jobs

Key U.S. export tool will expire in 100 days unless Congress acts; WA state would be hardest hit

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Inslee’s statement on Juno IPO, significant advance for Seattle biotech company

"Congratulations to all of those involved in making Juno a success during this exciting time. Juno's technology, an important part of which was developed right here in Washington state, is helping to make our state ground zero in leading the world in this new immunotherapy cancer treatment.&

Inslee proposes sustainable, responsible, fair budget to "reinvest in Washington"

Gov. Jay Inslee declared today “it is time to reinvest in Washington” and proposed his 2015–17 budget that makes a bold commitment to education and protects important services hit hard by budget cuts during the recession.

Gov. Inslee calls for comprehensive statewide transportation program

Gov. Jay Inslee today announced a comprehensive and innovative proposal to address Washington’s most-pressing transportation needs, including fixing ailing bridges, patching crumbling roads, cleaning our air and water and completing major regional projects on time and within budget.

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