State House Bill 1356

One million Washington State workers need it to become law

Commentary | March 11, 2015 | By John Burbank | Sky Valley Chronicle

Seattle has a paid sick days ordinance that guarantees workers paid sick days. But in Everett, Arlington, Mountlake Terrace, or Edmonds, this isn't the case. In fact, it is a different story for over one million workers in Washington who are not allowed to earn paid sick days on the job. That’s why we need House Bill 1356 - a bill that would guarantee Washington workers five paid sick days per year - that recently passed the state house. Next stop? The Senate.

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