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Columbia Gorge wind farm opponents may go to court

Washington Gov. Chris Gregoire on Monday approved plans for a wind farm on the north side of the Columbia River Gorge over the objections of conservation groups and neighboring landowners, who fear the project will create unwanted noise, harm endangered species habitat and mar a popular scenic regio Full story

US gov vetoes gay marriage bill as vowed

Gov. Chris Christie rejected a bill allowing same-sex marriage in New Jersey by quickly vetoing the measure Friday and renewing his call for a ballot question to decide the issue. Full story

Washington gov signs gay marriage bill into law

Gov. Chris Gregoire handed gay rights advocates a major victory Monday, signing into law a measure that legalizes same-sex marriage in Washington state, making it the seventh in the nation to allow gay and lesbian couples to wed. Full story

Gay marriage one step closer in Washington state

   Senators in Washington state voted 28-21 Wednesday to legalize same-sex marriage, with four Republicans crossing party lines to approve the bill. The measure now moves to the House, where it is widely expected to pass, and Gov. Chris Gregoire says she will sign the bill if it make it to her desk. KI

Governors for Marriage Equality

   MSNBC’s Thomas Roberts talks with Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley, D-Md., and Washington Governor Chris Gregoire, D-Wash., about their respective pushes for marriage equality in their states.

Washington governor supports gay marriage law

Washington Governor Chris Gregoire announced her support for gay marriage legislation on Wednesday, potentially putting the state on track to become the nation's seventh to fully recognize same-sex unions. Full story

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Washington governor Chris Gregoire weighs in on the areas of growth, such as aerospace, in her state.

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Chris Gregoire

Washington Gov. Christine Gregoire, seated, raises her arms as legislators and supporters cheer behind her after she signed into law a measure that legalizes same-sex marriage Monday, Feb. 13, 2012, in Olympia, Wash. Gregoire handed gay rights advocates in Washington state a major victory with her s

Washington state Governor Chris Gregoire announces her support  for legislation that would legalize gay marriage in the state, in Olympia
Washington state Governor Chris Gregoire announces her support for legislation that would legalize gay marriage in the state, in Olympia

Washington state Governor Chris Gregoire announces her support for legislation that would legalize gay marriage in the state, in Olympia, Washington, January 4, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Sorbo

Chris Gregoire, Ed Murray
Chris Gregoire, Ed Murray

Gov. Chris Gregoire motions Sen. Ed Murray over to embrace him after the Washington state Senate voted for a proposal to legalize same-sex marriage Wednesday evening, Feb. 1, 2012, in Olympia, Wash. The measure now moves to the House, which has enough votes to pass the bill. Gregoire supports the me