SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) January 22, 2008
(January 22, 2008)
Washington Federal, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction
|(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer|
|425 Pike Street, Seattle, Washington||98101|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code (206) 624-7930
(Former name, former address and former fiscal year, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
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|Item 7.01.||Regulation FD Disclosure|
On January 22, 2008, Washington Federal held its Annual Meeting of Stockholders. A financial presentation was made during the meeting by Roy M. Whitehead, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer. A copy of this presentation is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1. The information in this paragraph, as well as Exhibit 99.1, is considered to be furnished under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
|Item 9.01.||Financial Statements and Exhibits|
Annual Meeting Presentation.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|WASHINGTON FEDERAL, INC.|
|Dated:||January 23, 2008||By:||/s/ Brent J. Beardall|
|Brent J. Beardall|
|Executive Vice President and|
|Chief Financial Officer|