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12 hrs ago | KEPR CBS 19

Washington to lose waiver from No Child Left Behind

Washington state has become the first to lose its federal waiver for requirements of the No Child Left Behind education law.

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Related Topix: Jay Inslee, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News, US Governors

13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

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Washington state lost its waiver from implementing certain parts of the No Child Left Behind education law, an action that could lead to layoffs and program cuts, Gov. Jay Inslee said in a statement Thursday .

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16 hrs ago | HeraldNet

Enough stalling on Hanford

In the blur of last week's news, an inter-governmental battle reached critical mass.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Jay Inslee, US House of Representatives, US Governors, Democrat, Department of Energy, Nuclear Energy, Opinion

20 hrs ago | The Olympian

Governor should add diversity to Supreme Court

State Supreme Court Justice James M. Johnson retires next week, creating a rare opportunity for Gov. Jay Inslee to appoint a temporary replacement.

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Related Topix: US Governors, US Politics, US News, Jay Inslee, US House of Representatives, Democrat, McCleary, WA

Yesterday | Crosscut.com

Chunky seabird in the crosshairs of state's timber-cutting machinery

Environmentalists say the marbled murrelet deserves much more protection than the state Department of Natural Resources are willing to give.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Jay Inslee, US House of Representatives, Democrat, University of Washington, US Governors

Yesterday | Real Change

To prevent cuts to food stamps, Washington to make use of - heat and eat' loophole

Washington state will prevent federal cuts to food-stamp benefits for about 200,000 people, thanks to a loophole left in the federal Farm Bill.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Jay Inslee, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors

Wed Apr 23, 2014

KXLY-TV Spokane

Spokane judge may become next Wash. Supreme Court justice

Spokane Judge Michael Price is on Governor Jay Inslee's short list to become the next Washington Supreme Court justice.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Jay Inslee, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Spokane, WA, US Governors

Crosscut.com

The Daily Troll: Landslide emergency law discussed. Inslee praises health care enrollments.

The Daily Troll: Obama spends time with Oso families. City sick leave law working well.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Oso, WA, Snohomish County, WA, Snohomish, WA, US Governors

The Modesto Bee

Thousands get new health coverage under exchange

Gov. Jay Inslee, U.S. Senator Patty Murray and others celebrated the success of the program and recognized the unprecedented efforts in the state to bring health insurance to people who could not have afforded it in the past.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Jay Inslee, US House of Representatives, Patty Murray, Democrat, Washington, Washington Government, Health Insurance, Health, US Governors

KUOW-FM Seattle

President Tours Disaster Zone, Offers Support One Month After Deadly Landslide

The President visited the slide zone Tuesday to mark the one month anniversary of the tragedy.

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New Vision

Obama dreams of sushi on first night in Tokyo

US President Barack Obama talks with Washington State Governor Jay Inslee as he walks to Air Force One in Everett, Washington, April 22, 2014, after a tour of the devastation in Oso, Washington, left by a recent landslide.AFP PHOTO TOKYO - US President Barack Obama will reportedly dine at a tiny Tokyo sushi restaurant on Wednesday -- a place with ... (more)

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Related Topix: 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Governors, Everett, WA, Oso, WA

Ashland Times-Gazette

Obama surveys scene of sadness, death at mudslide

Swooping over a terrain of great sadness and death, President Barack Obama took an aerial tour Tuesday of the place where more than three dozen people perished in a mudslide last month and steeled himself to mourn with those who lost loved ones in the destruction.

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Related Topix: Mudflow, Natural Disasters, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Governors

Kent Reporter

Bud Sizemore appointed to Gambling Commission

Former Mayor Pro Tem and Covington City Councilman Bud Sizemore was appointed as commissioner to the Washington State Gambling Commission by Gov. Inslee.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Fire, SeaTac, WA

Tue Apr 22, 2014

GPB.org

Obama Tours Mudslide Devastation, Pledges Solidarity With Families

Marine One, carrying President Obama, takes an aerial tour of Oso, Wash., on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Mudflow, Natural Disasters, Oso, WA, US Politics, US News, Jay Inslee, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Landslide, US Governors

KIRO-TV Seattle

At mudslide scene, Obama mourns with survivors

President Barack Obama, accompanied by, from left, Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., and Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, walks toward Marine One at Paine Field in Everett, Wash., Tuesday, April 22, 2014, after the president arrived on Air Force One, before heading to Oso, Wash., which was hit by a deadly mudslide on March 22, ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Jay Inslee, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Maria Cantwell, US Senate, Patty Murray, Mudflow, Natural Disasters, Barack Obama, US Governors

National Public Radio

One Month From Mudslide, Wash. Governor Takes Stock Of Damage

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee offers an update on the deadly mudslides near the town of Oso in March.

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HeraldNet

In Our View/The Oso tragedy: Obama here to listen, comfort

In the wake of tragedy, politics needs to fall away. Today, one month after Oso's landscape collapsed into a river of earth, leaving dozens dead, President Barack Obama will do what presidents do best: Bind the region's wounds, comfort the grieving and commit the nation to disaster recovery.

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Related Topix: Oso, WA, FEMA, US News, US Governors, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Suzan DelBene, Jay Inslee, Darrington, WA, Opinion

Crosscut.com

Earth Day: Real environmentalists are conservative. And live where it's green

Guest Opinion: Most of the talk about Earth Day is more about political positioning than saving the planet.

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The Wichita Eagle

Obama to survey deadly Washington mudslide damage

President Barack Obama blows the whistle to start the annual White House Easter Egg Roll, Monday, April 21, 2014, on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Jay Inslee, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Oso, WA, Snohomish County, WA, US Governors

ABC News

Obama to Survey Deadly Washington Mudslide Damage

President Barack Obama plans a brief visit near Seattle to survey damage from a recent mudslide that killed more than three dozen people.

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Related Topix: Oso, WA, Snohomish County, WA, US Governors

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