Washington trade http://www.kplu.org en Wash. governor defers to State Dept. on human rights in China http://www.kplu.org/post/wash-governor-defers-state-dept-human-rights-china <p>OLYMPIA, Wash. &ndash; Washington Governor Chris Gregoire has returned from her second trade mission to China. The state&rsquo;s Tibetan community wanted her to press Communist officials on the issue of human rights.</p><p>But the Democratic governor believes that&rsquo;s the role of the State Department.</p><p> Tue, 25 Oct 2011 00:10:00 +0000 Austin Jenkins 2983 at http://www.kplu.org