Inslee releases supplemental budget proposal including full funding of basic education by 2018 school year

Inslee statement supporting voting rights legislation

It’s time to pass the capital budget.

Inslee raises concerns to legislators about potential legal and safety implications of not passing a capital budget

Inslee statement on legislative action on Hirst

"Legislative leaders told me today they have reached an impasse on a bill to address the Hirst decision. I asked Senate Republicans if they would accept a 24-month delay to give property owners relief, but they told me they would not.

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 calls third special session

Legislators today ended their second special session with no budget agreement. With nine days remaining before the end of the fiscal year, Gov.

Inslee calls second special session

Gov. Jay Inslee called legislators into a second special session to finish their job of passing a budget that fully funds education. 

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 statement on canceled Republican health care vote

Gov. Inslee issued the following statement after Speaker Paul Ryan announced he was removing the Republican legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act from consideration:

House approves Inslee’s Children, Youth and Families bill

The state House of Representatives today approved Inslee’s bill to create a new state Department of Children, Youth and Families with a bi-partisan 77-19 vote.

Gov. Jay Inslee today delivered his inaugural address with an impassioned call for legislators to finish the job of fully funding education this year

Inslee announces immediate start of special session; urges legislators to complete budget negotiations

OLYMPIA – Gov. Jay Inslee tonight announced an immediate start to a 30-day special session saying he wants state lawmakers to complete this year’s supplemental budget.

Gov. Jay Inslee calls special legislative session for April 29, will call budget writers back early

Gov. Jay Inslee told legislative leaders today that he will call them into special session on Wednesday, April 29, to complete major work that will be left undone when the regular session ends this week.

Gov. Jay Inslee’s statement on House transportation proposal

“I want to thank Rep. Clibborn and House transportation legislators for their hard work and leadership on transportation. I've been advocating for a transportation investment package since my first day in office and this development gets us one step closer.

Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee on Senate proposed 2015-17 operating budget

“I commend the Senate on its hard work in releasing a proposed 2015–17 budget. With proposals from the House and Senate majorities, I urge budget leaders to come together as soon as possible to begin negotiating a final compromise.

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