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House Bill 1116 would allow all Washington workers to use extended paid leave for the birth of a child, a personal health emergency, or to take care of an ill family member. ...
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Applications filed today will be decided and granted on the basis of the laws and rules while Obama is in office. So, take care of these as soon as possible. ...
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In the moments following the shootings and for days and weeks to come, Christopher became the unassuming face of Pulse that night. ...
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A $5.4 million grant will be awarded to the King County Department of Community and Human Services to tackle youth homelessness in King County and Seattle. ...
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Four young skaters wait in line for warm-up drills at Skate Like A Girl’s 12 and under lesson at All Together Skatepark in Seattle, Wash., on Oct. 23. Kristin Ebeling, director of Skate Like A Girl’s Seattle chapter, said skateboarding is slowly becoming a more accessible sport for young kids.

Kristin Ebeling said Skate Like A Girl creates an environment where girls can express themselves and pursue a new hobby without fear of judgement or ridicule. ...
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A ballot initiative to repeal Washington State’s 10-year-old non-discrimination law protecting our transgender friends, co-workers and family members is back again. ...
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King County announced Tuesday an investment in electric buses that will give Metro the largest fleet in the nation. ...
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Business owners Molly Moon Neitzel of Molly Moon's Homemade Ice Cream and Makini Howell of Plum Restaurants here with the coalition to announce our proposal for paid family and medical leave. "It's affordable, predictable, and great for everyone."

Under the proposed bills, Washington workers would be able to use extended paid leave for events like the birth of a child, a personal health emergency, or to take care of an ill family member, like an aging parent. ...
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Seattle’s minimum wage will continue to increase each year on January 1 until reaching $15 per hour for all workers in 2021. ...
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On the advice of his doctor, Jionni decided to undergo a hysterectomy as medically necessary treatment for his gender dysphoria. ...
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