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Daily Archives: June 13th, 2011

Jay Inslee to speak at NWroots 2011 in Pioneer Square on July 9th – be there!

Excerpt: As many NPI readers may know, possible Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jay Inslee will be joining Congressman Jim McDermott, former Canadian Health Minister Ujjal Dosanjh, and Washington State Labor Council President Jeff Johnson at NWroots 2011 on July 9th. NWroots is a regional conference for liberal bloggers, activists, and citizens interested in progressive public policy. The […]
Written by:Robert Sargent
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President Obama releases statement on Gregoire’s decision not to run in 2012

Excerpt: Following Governor Chris Gregoire’s announcement this morning that she would not be seeking a third term as Washington’s chief executive, President Obama released a statement thanking her for her service and wishing her well in her future endeavors… which might include an important position in his administration. I applaud Governor Gregoire for her decades of […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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As expected, Gregoire announces that her second term as governor will be her last

Excerpt: Less than one hundred and twenty hours after Rob McKenna announced that he would be running for governor as a Republican, Chris Gregoire has revealed her own plans, saying that she will not be seeking a third term. At a press conference at the executive mansion on the Capitol Campus, Gregoire reviewed some of her […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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