The Seattle Times reports that Washington’s incumbent governor, Jay Inslee, “rolled to a second term [on November 8], easily dispensing with Republican challenger Bill Bryant.” The Times recently reported on Bryant’s attempt to make “Puget Sound’s traffic woes one of his main campaign themes, especially the troubles with I-405 toll lanes. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrat Jay Inslee of Washington state wins re-election as governor.
Washington’s race for governor is shaping up to be a fight. With 42 percent reporting, Bill Bryant (R) and Jay Inslee (D) are at 50.1 percent and...
by Sydney Brownstone Governor Jay Inslee meeting with tribal leaders, including Swinomish Indian Tribal Community chairman Brian Cladoosby (pictured here). Jay Inslee/Flickr America's "greenest" governor dropped by Western Washington...Show More Summary
Washington state election results will start getting revealed on Tuesday (Nov. 8), as voting officials continue tabulating the mailed ballots of state residents. In addition to voting on who will replace President Barrack Obama in the White House, the state will decide if Jay Inslee should remain Governor as he faces off against challenger Bill... Show More Summary
It’s probably, ahem, not the most closely watched election race in the United States today, but it will be interesting to see if Washington reelects Governor Jay Inslee, pictured at left, a big support of “Lean Government” efforts in that state. See the “Results Washington” website, an initiative that dates back to the previous governor. […]
by Ana Sofia Knauf Gov. Jay Inslee issued a directive on Friday, Nov. 4, to state agencies to bolster Washington state efforts to prepare for a catastrophic earthquake and tsunami. (IN E-MAIL FROM ELI) [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Seattle Times reports, “GOP governor candidate Bill Bryant has made Puget Sound’s traffic woes one of his main campaign themes, especially the troubles with I-405 toll lanes. Gov. Jay Inslee has sought to turn those criticisms back on Bryant, who in the past has supported tolling.” The post WA Gubernatorial Candidates Spar Over Tolling appeared first on Toll Roads News.
by Stranger Election Control Board Jay Inslee isn't exactly a rock-throwing, kayak-paddling, oligarchy-smashing progressive radical. But he is a solid Democrat who does his best to make change. And his Republican opponent, Bill Bryant,...Show More Summary
by Heidi Groover Republican Bill Bryant and Democratic Governor Jay Inslee: Two guys who can talk a lot without saying much at all. TVW Nearly every time Seattle Mayor Ed Murray steps in front of cameras to discuss Seattle's growingShow More Summary
by Ansel Herz My childhood hero, Bill Nye the Science Guy, has endorsed Governor Jay Inslee's re-election bid. "Your governor, Jay Inslee, is an acquaintance of mine and he's a big environmentalist," Nye wrote in an e-mail message to...Show More Summary
by Ansel Herz On track to win..GOV Senator Patty Murray, Governor Jay Inslee With Big Leads in Statewide Polls: According to a new KOMO/Strategies 360 poll, Murray has a 21 point lead over Republican challenger Chris Vance. Inslee is up by ten points over Bill Bryant. Show More Summary
The Seattle Times fact checks the debate between Gov. Jay Inslee and GOP challenger Bill Bryant and, on tolling, the paper notes that despite some criticism by Bryant over the I-405 toll lanes, “As detailed in The Seattle Times earlier...Show More Summary
Washington state gubernatorial candidate Bill Bryant stood behind a table holding 25,000 keys on Wednesday and called on Gov. Jay Inslee to release reports on staffing and other problems at … Click to Continue »
by Heidi Groover The scene at last year's massive Okanogan Complex fire. Alex Garland Governor Jay Inslee Declares State of Emergency Due to Wildfires: Fires near Spokane have prompted some evacuations. "These fires threaten people,Show More Summary
by Heidi Groover Which middle-aged western Washington white guy do you want as your governor? The themes of the first gubernatorial debate between incumbent Democrat Jay Inslee and Republican challenger Bill Bryant tonight were echoes of what we're hearing on the national stage between presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Show More Summary
by Heidi Groover Democratic Governor Jay Inslee vs. Republican Skin Suit Bill Bryant Today is the first debate between the two people running to be Washington's governor: Current governor and standard, fine-I-guess Democrat Jay Inslee vs. Show More Summary
by Sydney Brownstone Bill Bryant, in jauntier hair times. Don Wilson/Port of Seattle On Friday, the Seattle Times published a piece introducing their readers to Bill Bryant, Governor Jay Inslee's Republican challenger. The piece said...Show More Summary
The initial vote counts are in. STB Endorsees are in bold. Several statewide results are of interest to transit and density advocates: Jay Inslee leads Bill Bryant 49-38 and Patty Murray leads Chris Vance 53-28. In the 7th Congressional District, Pramila Jayapal (38%) will face either Brady Walkinshaw (21%) or Joe McDermott (21%). In the […]
by Ana Sofia Knauf Jay Inslee's with her. Governor's Office Two Teens Killed, 14 Others Injured in Shooting at a Fort Myers, Fla. Nightclub: Their names are Ste'fan Strawder, 18 and Shawn Achilles, 14. The gunfire broke out just as the event, which was geared towards 12 to 17 year olds, came to a close. Show More Summary