Skip to main content
Advertising

Originally published June 13, 2013 at 9:43 AM | Page modified June 13, 2013 at 11:04 AM

  • Share:
           
  • Comments (1)
  • Print

Inslee cancels participation in Paris Air Show

The governor said in a statement Thursday that he will remain in Washington state to work on budget negotiations.

Most Popular Comments
Hide / Show comments
Babysitting overtime MORE

advertising

OLYMPIA (AP) — Gov. Jay Inslee is canceling his participation in the Paris Air Show.

The governor said in a statement Thursday that he will remain in Washington state to work on budget negotiations. He said he was disappointed that he will not be able to join the delegation but said U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen has agreed to lead the effort.

Washington state’s delegation includes dozens of people representing areas such as the aerospace industry and economic development. The governor was set to leave Friday and meet with Boeing officials along with executives of more than two dozen companies.

Washington lawmakers have been stuck in budget negotiations for the last several weeks and face a June 30 deadline to complete the work.

News where, when and how you want it

Email Icon

Want free career advice? And an iPad Mini?

Want free career advice? And an iPad Mini?

Tell us about your goals and challenges and be considered for a future NWjobs career-makeover story, as well as a chance to win an iPad Mini!

Advertising

Advertising


Advertising
The Seattle Times

The door is closed, but it's not locked.

Take a minute to subscribe and continue to enjoy The Seattle Times for as little as 99 cents a week.

Subscription options ►

Already a subscriber?

We've got good news for you. Unlimited seattletimes.com content access is included with most subscriptions.

Subscriber login ►