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Washington

Welcome to the profile page for the State of Washington. Here you can find information about the state legislature, as well as information on key executive and judicial branch officials and offices.

Martha Castañeda serves as CSG West liaison for Washington. Please contact Martha with any questions you have or assistance you may need.

Executive Branch

OfficeOfficial
GovernorJay Inslee
Lieutenant GovernorDenny Heck
Attorney GeneralBob Ferguson
Secretary of StateKim Wyman
State TreasurerMike Pellicciotti
State AuditorPat McCarthy
Superintendent of Public InstructionChris Reykdal
Commissioner of Public LandsHilary Franz
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Legislative Branch

SenateHouse
Seats: 49Seats: 98
Democrat: 29Democrat: 57
Republican: 20Republican: 41
Average Constituency Size: 160,000Average Constituency Size: 80,000
Length of Term: 4 yearsLength of Term: 2 years
Term Limit: No term limitsTerm Limit: No term limits
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Judicial Branch

Judicial Branch
Highest court: Washington Supreme Court
Chief Justice: Steven González
Number of Justices: 9
Method of Selection: Election, vacancies are filled by appointment of the Governor until next general election
Method of Retention: Elected to six-year terms
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Western states enhance efforts to locate missing indigenous women and persons

The Washington State Legislature recently passed House Bill 1725, establishing a statewide alert system to locate and identify…

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