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Boeing 777X
5:29 pm
Thu December 19, 2013

Governor Inslee On Boeing’s Demands: ‘No, It Is Not Fair, But It is Real’

Washington Governor Jay Inslee says he stands by the decision to extend nearly $9 billion in tax breaks to Boeing in an effort to win the 777X.
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Washington Governor Jay Inslee says he stands by the decision to extend nearly $9 billion in tax breaks to Boeing in an effort to win the 777X . But in comments Thursday he made it clear he doesn’t like playing the corporate tax subsidy game.

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Boeing 777X
4:05 pm
Tue December 10, 2013

Washington Congressional Delegation Urges Boeing to Keep 777X Production In The Northwest

Boeing says it plans to make a decision about the 777X site by early next year.
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Boeing is beginning to weigh proposals from states vying to win the 777X assembly plant. Now, with time running short, Washington’s Congressional delegation has sent a letter to Boeing, reminding the company of all they’ve done to help advance the company’s interests in Washington.

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Boeing 777X
4:26 pm
Mon December 9, 2013

State Bids To Boeing For 777X Production Due Tuesday

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Originally published on Mon December 9, 2013 12:18 pm

Washington is competing with more than a dozen other locations to build the next generation Boeing wide-body airliner.

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Boeing 777X
4:05 pm
Thu December 5, 2013

St. Louis Machinists President Changes Message, Says He’d Talk With Boeing

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Originally published on Fri December 6, 2013 11:10 am

The president of the St. Louis machinists union tells his hometown newspaper that he's “prepared and ready to sit down with Boeing” to discuss moving 777X production to Missouri. 

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Boeing 777X
5:47 pm
Wed December 4, 2013

St. Louis Machinists President: Keep 777X In Washington

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Originally published on Wed December 4, 2013 5:36 pm

The president of the machinists union in St. Louis says Boeing should build the 777X in Washington.

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Boeing 777X Plan
4:40 pm
Mon December 2, 2013

Missouri Governor Calls Special Session For Boeing Deal

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Originally published on Tue December 3, 2013 9:34 am

Sound familiar? Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has called a special session so lawmakers there can work on a plan to land Boeing's 777X assembly line.

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