News Releases for Diversity

October 11, 2011
Gregoire appoints Commission on African American Affairs’ director

April 26, 2010
Gov. Gregoire welcomes new state Confucius Institute

November 5, 2009
Gov. Gregoire helps kickoff 2010 US Census

November 5, 2009
Gov. Gregoire’s statement on passage of Referendum 71

October 26, 2009
Gov. Gregoire appoints new director of Commission on Asian Pacific American Affairs

September 1, 2009
Gov. Gregoire’s statement on Referendum 71

June 23, 2009
Gov. Gregoire hosts annual Centennial Accord meeting

May 18, 2009
Gov. Gregoire signs legislation to expand rights to domestic partners

May 2, 2008
Gov. Chris Gregoire honored for advancing civil rights for immigrants

March 12, 2008
Gov. Gregoire signs bill extending domestic partnership rights

March 8, 2008
Gov. Gregoire celebrates opening of Northwest African-American Museum

February 4, 2008
Gov. Chris Gregoire joins nearly 1,300 to commemorate African American Legislative Day

January 21, 2008
Gov. Gregoire Honors Martin Luther King, Jr.

November 16, 2007
Governor Gregoire Announces Eastern Washington Advisory Council

October 18, 2007
Governor Gregoire, First Gentleman Invite “Happy Feet” Fans to Trick-or-Treat at the Mansion

October 10, 2007
Governor Gregoire Appoints Longtime Social Justice Advocate as Chair of Human Rights Commission

July 26, 2007
Governor Gregoire Announces Recipients of Historic Preservation Grants

July 3, 2007
Governor Gregoire Encourages State Agencies to Promote Voter Registration

June 5, 2007
Governor Gregoire Announces Director of Office of Minority and Women Business Enterprises

May 15, 2007
Making Changes Families Can Count On: Governor Gregoire Signs Budget to Invest in Education, Health Care and Jobs for Washington

April 22, 2007
Making Changes Families Can Count On
Governor Gregoire and Legislature Focus on Education, Demand Accountability and Results

April 21, 2007
Governor Gregoire Signs Legislation Giving Legal Rights to Domestic Partners

April 9, 2007
Governor Gregoire Signs Legislation to Promote Veteran-Owned Businesses

March 8, 2007
Governor Gregoire Honored on International Women’s Day

December 19, 2006
Making Changes Families Can Count On: Governor Gregoire Makes Education Top Priority, Demands Accountability and Results

August 14, 2006
Governor Gregoire, Local and Tribal Officials Sign Tse-whit-zen Accord

July 26, 2006
Statement from Governor Gregoire on Supreme Court Decision

July 24, 2006
Governor Gregoire Calls for Increased Diversity in Contracting

June 6, 2006
Civil Rights Legislation to Become Law Tomorrow

February 10, 2006
Governor Gregoire Announces Appointments to Commission on African-American Affairs

January 9, 2006
Governor Gregoire Urges Passage of Civil Rights Legislation