“This is a reality based budget. It is not based on wishes, or hopes or dreams,” Inslee said. “It is not based on the theory that somehow you can dream away homelessness, or you can vaporize people that you feel [are] inconvenient, living on the corner, it is based on a reality that this investment is necessary both because we care about our fellow citizens.”
Confluence Health has a new option for former employees who were let go after failing to get a COVID-19 vaccination.
The health provider is now allowing them to get a NovaVax COVID-19 vaccination that uses a technology that is different from the Moderna and Pfizer shots.
Governor Jay Inslee has tested positive for COVID-19.
According to Inslee's office, he tested positive on a rapid antigen test Wednesday. He reportedly is experience very mild symptoms and has a slight cough.
Inslee is now working from home and is receiving Paxlovid antiviral treatments
Washington State now has three more gun laws on the books after a bill signing Wednesday by Governor Jay Inslee.
The bills reduce magazine capacity, require serial numbers on all gun parts and restrict firearms at school board meetings and some other government settings
Governor Jay Inslee told reporters Friday that he will not be lifting the Washington's COVID-19 vaccination mandate for state employees despite the vaccination mandate for large events ending last week.
Inslee, who was asked if he was considering announcing an end to the mandate like Oregon Governor Kate Brown did last week, shifted focus to what he calls a Republican failure to respond to COVID
Diabetics in Washington State receiving insulin through prescription drug coverage will be paying far less for the drug in the years to come.
Governor Jay Inslee signed Senate Bill 5546, which will cap the cost for a 30-day supply of insulin from $100 to $35, into law Friday