OLYMPIA, Wash. – Governor
Jay Inslee has decided to forgo this year's Paris Air Show.
Inslee says he will
remain in Washington state to work on budget negotiations. Inslee says he's disappointed
he will not be able to join the delegation but he says Congressman Rick Larsen
has agreed to fill in.
delegation includes dozens of people representing areas such as the aerospace
industry and economic development. The governor was set to leave Friday and
meet with Boeing officials along with executives of more than two dozen
Washington lawmakers have been stuck in budget negotiations for the last
several weeks and face a June 30 deadline to complete the work.