Have a Heart for Kids Day 2020

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Engaging in Remote Committee Hearings

There are three options for giving your input on a bill at Washington's 2021 legislative session: (1) Note you position for the record, (2) submit written testimony, or (3) testify live at a hearing. View or download our pdf for more details.

charlotte.linton Fri, 02/12/2021 - 09:48
Advocating in a Remote Session

Washington's 2021 legislative session will be mostly remote, making it more accessible than ever for advocates from across the state to make our voices heard. View or download our pdf to find out how you can get involved.

charlotte.linton Fri, 02/12/2021 - 09:44

STATEMENT BY ELAA: Response to Governor's Budget Proposal

Governor Inslee’s budget is good for kids and addresses the tremendous impacts that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on WA’s early learning system and families. 

Letter to Governor Jay Inslee October 2020

A letter to thank Governor Jay Inslee for recognizing that the road to recovery from the coronavirus recession runs straight through a strong, viable early learning system. Download pdf.


charlotte.linton Wed, 10/07/2020 - 10:37

2021 Legislative Agenda

We believe in the potential of every child. The challenges of racism, recession and pandemic pose acute threats to our children’s future—but we can meet them, together.

Our legislative agenda seeks to protect kids, remove barriers and create opportunity—so that children and families withstand the worst of these times and emerge ready to thrive.

Sign on Letter to Protect the Children's Health Program

An organizational letter to Governor Jay Inslee asking him to protect the Children's Health Program.

charlotte.linton Tue, 09/22/2020 - 12:12