Business students from Hong Kong visit

Lt. Governor Owen met with Rep. Cindy Ryu and a delegation of 19 students from Hong Kong on July 26. The students, enrolled at the University of Washington Bothell Business School, are mostly middle to senior managers and business owners of small and mid-sized organizations from the Pearl River Delta area. The lieutenant governor provided an overview of state government operations.

Delegation from Taiwan visits

Mayor Chiu Chien-fu of Changhua City, Taiwan brought a delegation of thirteen members to meet with Lt. Governor Owen and tour the state Capitol on July 1. Accompanying the officials was Director General Andy Chin from the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Seattle. (Washington Legislature photo)

Owen greets Governor Song from Korea>>

Lt. Governor Owen joined Governor Ha Jin Song of the Jeollabuk-do province in South Korea at a reception on May 25 at the residence of the Korean Consul General in Woodway. Gov. Song participated in several activities in Olympia to mark the 20th anniversary of the sister state relationship between Jeollabuk-do and Washington.

PICC pays tribute to Lt. Governor Owen>>

Lt. Governor Owen received a big round of applause on Friday from more than 700 attendees at the Pediatric Interim Care Center annual luncheon at ShoWare Center in Kent on May 20. Owen was recognized by PICC for his work in helping the center with funding and awareness since its founding about 25 years ago.


Lt. Governor Owen’s book of rulings updated

The complete book of procedural rulings of Lt. Governor Owen, compiled through the 19 legislative sessions he has served as President of the Senate, is now available for download. The 191-page volume

Lt. Governor Owen honored by Pediatric Interim Care Center (PICC) at annual luncheon

A tribute video to Lt. Governor Owen was shown to the 770 people attending the Pediatric Interim Care Center’s annual luncheon at the ShoWare Center in Kent on May 20. “We could not have done

Owen gives welcoming remarks at Focus on Future conference on problem gambling

The lines between social gaming, Internet-based video games and gambling are becoming blurry, making the job of policy making and regulating the gaming industry even more challenging, Lt. Governor Owen told attendees

Lt. Governor addresses delegation from Poland

“Washington and Poland are connected in many ways,” Lt. Governor Owen told a delegation from Poland in Seattle to attend a two-day conference on aerospace and defense supply as well as to explore