Statement from Inslee regarding House passage of education funding bill

February 22, 2017


“I appreciate the House passing their bill today and providing a thoughtful proposal for discussion as budget negotiations begin.

"Their approach will help us recruit and retain great teachers and close the opportunity gap.

"With leaders of both chambers recognizing the need for significant additional resources in our schools, budget negotiations are the necessary next step.”

Media Contact 

Tara Lee
Governor Inslee’s Communications Office