• Gov. Inslee signs bill to close opportunity gap at Aki Kurose school in Seattle

    Following the 2016 session, Gov. Inslee signed two bills into law that will continue to boost educational outcomes for foster youth and take additional steps toward closing the opportunity gap for students of color and English language learners.

  • Gov. Inslee with children at the signing of the executive order.

    In February, Gov. Inslee signed an executive order to create theBlue Ribbon Commission on Children and Families, to create a new state agency focused on improving outcomes for children.

  • Gov. Inslee at ribbon cutting of SR 520 Bridge

    The SR 520 bridge opened in April 2016 as part of the largest and greenest transportation package in state history.

Inslee statement in response to the U.S. Department of Labor's federal standards for overtime

OLYMPIA – Gov. Jay Inslee issued a statement today in response to the U.S. Department of Labor's federal standards for overtime. 

Inslee issues executive order to state agencies to evaluate risk management, commit to loss prevention



Case closed: Hanford cleanup ruling ups accountability for feds

OLYMPIA — Late Friday, a U.S.


Governor's Race and Equity Summit

Governor Jay Inslee is proud to partner with Cascadia College, AT&T, Microsoft, Tiny Tots Child Development Center, and Association of Washington Cities to present, “Together Washington, Governor’s Race and Equity Summit.”

2016 State of the State: A State of Confidence

Gov. Inslee will deliver his State of the State Address during a Joint Legislative Session of the Washington State Senate and House of Representatives in the Legislative Building in Olympia, at noon on January 12.

Download a printable PDF of the speech.

Lowering of the Washington State and United States Flags

Policy Brief: Oil Transportation Safety Legislation

Fact Sheet: Giving Working Families a Break

State of Emergency (Rain Storms)

State of Emergency (Rain Storms - Extended)

State of Emergency (Rain Storms - Extended)

Gov. Jay Inslee's statement regarding end of federal government shutdown

“It is good news for Washingtonians that the federal government shutdown is finally over. Beginning today federal offices will reopen and federal employees and federally-funded state employees will return to work.


Gov. Inslee launches online forum to gather input on new Results Washington initiative

Gov. Jay Inslee today launched an interactive web-based tool for Washingtonians to share feedback and ideas about the state’s new Results Washington initiative.

Special Session

Yakama Nation Retrocession

Snohomish County Landslide

State of Emergency (Okanogan County mudslides)

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