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July 21, 2015
Lt. Governor Brad Owen has been re-elected to the leadership committee of the National Lieutenant Governors Association (NLGA). NLGA is a professional association enabling policy discussion and progress at the state level.
Feather art featured at Capitol
Nine works of art showcasing delicately cut bird feathers are on display at the Office of Lt. Governor through September. The feather art is the work of Olympia artist Chris Maynard. Pictured above is Columbia Dance made from the feathers of a macaw.
- Under the direction of Linda Owen, the Lt. Governor's Art Council features the works of Washington artists in our office lobby. Now displaying feather art by northwest artist Chris Maynard. Above is Mixed Flight, mute swan and guinea fowl feathers.
Lt. Governor Owen greets Lizzi Jackson, crowned Miss Washington 2015 on July 3, at a post-pageant reception at the Renton Pavilion Event Center. The Lacey native is a graduate of Western Washington University, plays clarinet and sings jazz, and has volunteered for statewide mentoring programs. (Photo by Evelyn Hou)July 6, 2015
Lt. Governor Owen will address parliamentarians and parliamentary staff from more than 25 nations during their visit to the state capital on Aug. 4. The group of about 125 will make the
- Under the direction of Linda Owen, the Lt. Governor's Art Council features the works of Washington artists in our office lobby.
Lt. Governor Owen joined his colleagues in the state Senate wearing rainbow ribbons on their lapels as a nod to the June 26 ruling on same-sex marriage by the U.S. Supreme Court (Washington Legislature photo).
On the occasion of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Obergefell v. Hodges affirming same-sex marriage, these Senate supporters of this right pinned rainbow ribbons on their lapels and posed for a picture on the rostrum on Friday, June 26.
Lt. Governor Owen was the luncheon speaker at the June 17 meeting of the Forks Chamber of Commerce. He spoke about his job duties, tourism and his feelings about partisan politics. (Staff photo)
Twins honored by Lynnwood Rotary
Identical twins Lauren and Sidney Meany received scholarship awards from the Lynnwood Rotary at the June 18 meeting of the club. Both high school seniors run cross country, do a lot of community service work and are high academic achievers as well. Lt. Governor Owen gave the luncheon address.June 24, 2015June 24, 2015
Lt. Governor Owen has signed on as a co-sponsor of three policy resolutions – one on youth mentoring, another on assisting Native American youth and a third on international exports – thatJune 24, 2015
Lt. Governor Owen was the featured speaker at the June 17 meeting of the Forks Chamber of Commerce, opening with a description of his job duties then covering economic development issues, tourism
Delegation from Kenya tours Washington state
A delegation from the Kenyan National Construction Authority and the Honorable Mark Loumunkol from Kenya’s National Assembly met with Lt. Governor Owen on June 19 to discuss Washington’s construction standards and ongoing projects.
The near one year anniversary of the Washington and Taiwan driver license agreement brought together Department of Licensing Director Pat Kohler, Taipei Economic and Cultural Office Director General Andy Chin and Lt. Governor Owen to talk about the successes of the new program, which 500 people have benefited from to date.June 23, 2015
The Office of Lt. Governor will suspend certain services starting July 1 in the unlikely event the Washington State Legislature does not enact state budgets by June 30. The legislature has not