General Government (WFSE)


Negotiation of the 2019-2021 Tentative Agreement between the Washington Federation of State Employees (WFSE) Gener

A tentative agreement was reached September 11 on a new General Government contract for state employees that includes:

Rehabilitation workers at Western State Hospital (WSH) delivered a strong message to DSHS & Dave Holt, CEO at Western State Hospital. 

Petitions demanding fair pay for DOC support staff were delivered September 5 to Steve Johnson, DOC SW Regional Administrator and Jeannette Dixon, DOC Labor Relations Consultant.


RALLY at Western State Hospital (WSH) FRI Sep7 from 1-3pm.

Member actions across the state are working!

We have mobilized to the Governor’s office at the Capitol, Seattle and other actions in Wenatchee, Yakima, Vancouver, and Spokane.

No politician running for office today would openly advocate for more wealth inequality in our country, where the richest 1 percent of the population owns 40 percent of the wealth. Even candidate Donald Trump in 2016 promised to stand up for the “forgotten men and women of our country,” who feel betrayed by a rigged economic system that benefits a small minority at their expense. Yet every single day, President Trump and congressional leaders seem determined to do more to increase wealth inequality than to alleviate it; do more for corporations and the wealthy than for single parents working two or three jobs to make ends meet.

Our actions have built momentum for regional pay for high cost areas at contract negotiations that are happen

Equipment Technicians at DOT need real raises in our next union contract. Call Governor Inslee today!

Support DCS classification pay increase.

It's time to close the gap for state employees. We need contracts that include real raises, affordable healthcare, and that improve our communities and ensure a stable workforce.