Governor Chris Gregoire
As Washington’s 22nd Governor, Chris Gregoire continues delivering real results to Washingtonians. Gregoire is committed to promoting and expanding business and creating family-wage jobs. Her “Next Washington” plan lays out strategies and initiatives to encourage business development, and has helped lead to the creation of 20,000+ jobs in Washington since taking office. The Governor has also proposed broad government reform and “Washington JOBS now” legislation to get Washingtonians back to work and restore the economy.