Governor talks up state's positives, notes areas to improve
Homelessness and climate among key concerns
Last updated 1/19/2020 at 12:56pm
OLYMPIA -- Gov. Jay Inslee stood before the Washington Legislature to deliver his 2020 State of the State Address on Tuesday, Jan. 14.
"Washington state indeed embodies the best in America," Gov. Inslee said. "We have been honored to be both the best place to do business and the best place to be an employee, and that combination is a rare and powerful testament to our state."
Even so, he talked about concerns, including homelessness and climate change.
"Homelessness is a statewide problem, and it demands a statewide response this year," Gov. Inslee said.
The number of people unsheltered...