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2020 hopeful Jay Inslee calls for pathway to citizenship

Democratic presidential hopeful Jay Inslee is calling for a pathway to citizenship for people in the country illegally and raising refugee limits to historic levels.The Washington governor also calls on Congress to limit presidential prerogatives over immigration policy, curbing the kinds of powers President Donald Trump has used to sharply limit refugee access and to slow the asylum process.

Inslee signs mandate for carbon-free electricity by 2045

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, who is seeking a path to the White House on the message of climate change, has signed a measure that makes his state the fourth in the nation that has established a mandate to provide carbon-free electricity by a targeted date.The measure was among several environmental bills that Inslee signed at a park in Seattle Tuesday afternoon, surrounded by climate advocates and others.

Iowa Poll: Biden and Sanders stand out among likely caucusgoers

The field of Democrats seeking the party's nomination for president in 2020 is one of the largest the party has seen, but for Iowa's most likely caucus attendees, two names stand above the rest: former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont.

Inslee takes steps toward presidential run

Gov. Jay Inslee (D) is taking steps toward a potential run for the White House, according to an article published Monday by the political newspaper The Hill.The Hill reports Inslee is forming a political action committee to pay for his…

Washington celebrates Energy Efficiency Day

On Friday, the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission (UTC) will join regional and national partners to promote lowering consumer energy bills, reducing pollution and finding more efficient methods of meeting energy needs.