Everyone in Olympia is talking about affordable housing and homelessness in 2020. Our key budget items will steer lawmakers in the right direction!
As the saying goes, a budget is a moral document, and Governor Inslee's proposed budget got the process off to a great start by prioritizing housing and homelessness in the Operating and Capital budgets, even during the short 60-day session.
This means we have a great opportunity to direct lawmakers to our top budget asks for this session. Take a minute to contact your legislators today to tell them to fund these items in the 2020 Supplemental budgets!
In the Operating Budget:
In the Capital Budget:
It's Week 1 of the Session. Make sure your lawmaker knows they need to prioritize investments in homelessness and housing stability!