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September 24, 1999 at 2:02 PM EDT

Costco Wholesale Statement on Gov. Gray Davis' Veto of AB84

    Business Editors

    ISSAQUAH, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 24, 1999--Costco Wholesale Corporation (Nasdaq:COST) is pleased that California Governor Gray Davis moved swiftly to veto AB84, which we viewed as bad legislation. We thank our members, employees, suppliers, and associated Teamster unions for coming to our aid in encouraging the Governor to take this action. Governor Davis deserves applause for his prompt action in support of all consumers in California.
     --30--KS/se*

     CONTACT: Costco Wholesale Corporation
              Joel Benoliel, 425/313-8193
             Bob Nelson, 425/313-8255
             Richard Galanti, 425/313-8203

     KEYWORD: WASHINGTON
     INDUSTRY KEYWORD: RETAIL