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Washington Becomes 5th State to Guarantee Paid Family Leave
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Gov. Jay Inslee has signed into law a measure that makes Washington the fifth state to guarantee paid family leave.
The measure signed Wednesday offers eligible workers 12 weeks paid time off for the birth or adoption of a child or for the serious medical condition of the worker…
Sexual Assault Protection Order Bill Heads to Gov. Inslee
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — The Legislature has passed a bill that would allow the courts to issue permanent protection orders for victims of sexual assault.
The Democratic-controlled chamber passed the measure on a 75-22 vote Thursday. Since the measure had previously passed the Senate, it now heads…