An updated Equal Pay bill which will make it easier for women to identify cases of discrimination and hold companies more accountable for them.
This comic is a brief, easy-to-read illustration of paid sick days and paid family and medical leave, two new programs to help Washington workers balance family, health and their jobs. More detailed information can be found in this blog post, at the Depar... read more
Washington State has begun implementing new standards to help workers stay healthy and protect their loved ones. These new laws are the result of the activism and collaboration of many individuals, community groups, labor unions, advocacy organizations, b... read more
In this era of hyper-partisanship, how did we pass a major new program? There was no secret formula.
The new law passed June 30, 2017 offers protections for people who need leave to take care of themselves or loved ones.