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February 16, 2017

Washington states sees better economic averages than the nation in most categories

If you live in Seattle and think it’s representative of the statewide economy, Washington’s chief economist has news for you....
By: Ryan Chambers   Comments: 0
February 9, 2017

More than just McCleary, say Democratic leaders (w/video)

Funding K-12 education and building economic prosperity statewide are top priorities in 2017, House and Senate Democratic leaders said at today’s...
By: Ryan Chambers   Comments: 0
February 2, 2017

Regulatory reform, not bike tours, is key to economic growth, say GOP leaders

Regulations and environmental policies designed for metropolitan areas are damaging rural Washington, House and Senate Republican leaders said Thur...
By: Ryan Chambers   Comments: 0
January 26, 2017

Governor's top staff talks budget, taxes and federal actions at Lobby Lunch

Three of the governor's top advisors joined a full room of business leaders at AWB's first 2017 Lobby Lunch today.The speakers were Scott Merriman,...
By: Bobbi Cussins   Comments: 0
January 25, 2017

Rebecca Ryan, futurist and economist, to keynote AWBI's Workforce Summit

The workforce is changing. What does that mean to your business? Rebecca Ryan, a futurist, economist a...
By: Ryan Chambers   Comments: 0
January 23, 2017

TPP or not, Washington state relies on exports

Fulfilling a campaign promise, the new administration signed an executive order today that will apparently withdraw the United States from the Tran...
By: Amy K. Anderson   Comments: 0
January 17, 2017

Zillow's Skylar Olsen explains how housing market is pulse of economy

The housing market in Seattle is hot and it looks like it won’t cool any time soon. Home owners and renters in the central Puget S...
By: Ryan Chambers   Comments: 0
January 17, 2017

New schools chief: 'We can do better for students, workforce prep'

We can do better for students and it's time to do things differently in K-12 education. That was the message that Chris Reykdal, the newly-elected...
By: Bobbi Cussins   Comments: 0
January 17, 2017

Gov. Inslee shares his vision for Washington at AWB Legislative Day

"I come to you as an optimist," Gov. Jay Inslee said today at the start of  AWB's annual Legislative Day and Hill Climb.Inslee kicked off the...
By: Bobbi Cussins   Comments: 0
January 9, 2017

Washington Legislature kicks off 'difficult session'

Buckle your seatbelts, it could be a long, bumpy ride. The Washington state Legislature convened today for the start of a 105...
By: Jason Hagey   Comments: 0