Inslee statement on work remaining in final week of special session

"This has been a historic session with a remarkable list of bipartisan accomplishments: fully funding education for the first time in decades, launching transformative changes to our mental health system and services for at-risk children, passing the strongest paid family leave program in the nat


Inslee calls for Senate Republicans to pass capital budget

After passing 92-1 in the House,


Inslee signs historic budget that fully funds education

Gov. Jay Inslee signed the two year operating budget Friday night as the fiscal year came to a close.


Inslee says 'historic budget' will fully fund schools for first time in decades

Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee on budget to be voted on today:


Deal In Principle Reached On State Operating Budget

House and Senate budget negotiators reported to Gov. Jay Inslee this morning that they have reached an agreement in principle on the 2017-2019 biennial operating budget.


Inslee statement on Trump budget

Gov. Jay Inslee today issued a statement on President Donald Trump's budget proposal.


Inslee statement on House budget proposal

“When I rolled out my budget proposal in December, I was very clear that any final budget must meet two criteria: 1) Fully fund education; and 2) Protect vital state services for our most vulnerable.


Inslee says Trump budget “incredibly harmful” to state and local governments

President Trump today released a federal budget proposal that would make significant cuts in state and local government programs, including education, environmental protection, health care and many other critical services that Washingtonians rely on.


Governor releases plan to fully fund basic education, promote strategies to recruit great teachers and support struggling students


Inslee’s budget proposal fully funds K-12 education, launches overhaul of mental health system

OLYMPIA - Gov. Jay Inslee on Wednesday released his 2017–19 budget proposals which include plans for a major overhaul of the state’s troubled mental health system.

Inslee signs updated bipartisan budget with wildfire and mental health funding, says next big lift on education remains

OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee today signed the 2016 supplemental budget, which makes modest adjustments to the state’s current two-year budget.

Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee on passage of supplemental operating budget

“Legislators today concluded their most important order of business — passing a supplemental budget that keeps our books balanced and our state agencies fully open for business to serve the people of Washington.


Statement from Inslee regarding bill action and budget negotiations

Gov. Jay Inslee today released the following statement regarding the status of budget negotiations in the special session and upcoming bill action:


Legislators introduce bipartisan plan for taking next steps on K-12 funding reforms

Members of the bipartisan work group convened by Gov.

Inslee proposes “modest, responsible” updates to state budget; calls for action to begin addressing statewide teacher shortage

Gov. Jay Inslee today proposed his 2016 supplemental budget that makes modest adjustments to the current 2015–17 budget. The adjustments primarily pay for caseload increases, emergency responses to wildfires and urgent mental health needs.

Legislature adjourns with a solid budget, action on key priorities

Olympia, Wash. Gov.

Statement from Inslee about status of legislative session

“Last night I was pleased to sign a new operating budget for the state that is forward-looking and fair.

Statement from Gov. Inslee on the passage of the 2015-17 operating budget

Governor Inslee, Legislative leaders announce operating budget agreement

OLYMPIA – Gov. Jay Inslee and bipartisan legislative leaders said today that the proposed 2015–17 state operating budget they agreed to early Saturday is sustainable, responsible and makes important investments for Washingtonians in education and other important services.

Statement from governor and legislative leaders on budget agreement

Gov. Jay Inslee and bipartisan legislative leaders from the House and Senate released this statement today:

"Early this morning we reached an agreement in principle on a two-year state operating budget.

"This agreement ends the threat of a government shutdown on July 1.


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