Budget and Legislative Information
Our mission is to grow and improve jobs in Washington State by championing thriving communities, a prosperous economy, and sustainable infrastructure.
Today’s investment in our communities, workforce and infrastructure will directly influence the health of Washington State’s economy tomorrow. The Department of Commerce builds partners’ capacity to succeed by helping them improve their effectiveness through education, technical assistance and access to data, analysis and funding opportunities. We are strategically clearing pathways for job creation by developing local communities and a state economic climate that promotes innovation, removes barriers and prepares people for work.