Washington

July 9, 2018

Washington Supreme Court Finds State in Full Compliance, Terminates Jurisdiction in the Long-Pending McCleary Case

In a short, unanimous decision, the Washington Supreme Court held last month that the State had met all of the compliance requirements that it had articulated […]
June 19, 2018

Voters to decide on Seattle mayor’s education funding plan

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan’s plan to give more money moved forward on Monday, with unanimous approval from the city council. The ‘Families, Education, Preschool and Promise […]
June 8, 2018

Washington Supreme Court Ends Years-Long Funding Dispute

Washington’s supreme court Thursday put an end to more than a decade of legal wrangling over how much the state should spend on public schools. In a unanimous […]
May 29, 2018

State Files Final Compliance Report in Washington Adequacy Case; Plaintiffs Assert That the Court’s Work May Not Yet Be Done

Stating that the legislature had committed $969 million to fully fund higher education salaries for 2018-2019, as ordered by the State Supreme Court last November, Washington’s […]