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Jobs tax proposal is defeated in Seattle

On Tues., Nov. 14, the Seattle City Council voted on a proposed tax on jobs, and the short-sighted proposal failed in a vote of 5-4. The vote is a victory

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Seattle Hotel Association Announces 2018 Evening of Hope Gala Honorees: Tom and Sue Ellison

SEATTLE (Sept. 21, 2017) — The Seattle Hotel Association is thrilled to announce the selection of Tom and Sue Ellison as its 2018 honorees for the upcoming Evening of Hope

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Primary Election 2017: Seattle Races

The Seattle restaurant and hotel political arm, Seattle Hospitality for Progress, endorsed Jenny Durkan for mayor and Sara Nelson for city council position 8 in the Primary Election. On Aug.

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Primary Election 2017: Tacoma Races

The Tacoma restaurants of the Washington Hospitality Association endorsed Victoria Woodards for mayor, Robert Thoms for city council position 2, Kevin Grossman for city council position 4, Brian Arnold for

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Primary Election 2017: Spokane City Council Results

The Spokane Chapter of the Washington Hospitality Association endorsed Matthew Howes for Spokane City Council District 3. On Aug. 1, Howes earned enough votes to move him onto the November

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Spokane Chapter Recognizes the Best in Local Hospitality Industry

    For Immediate Release Contact Wendy Hughes- Local Communications Manager Washington Hospitality Association WendyH@wahospitality.org   Spokane Chapter Recognizes the Best in Local Hospitality Industry SPOKANE- More than 140 hospitality

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Sunset Clause Added to Spokane Leave Policy

Spokane City Council added a sunset clause to the city sick leave policy on Nov. 14. The city policy will start Jan. 1, 2017 and end on Dec. 31. 2017. The

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Spokane Chapter Gala Award Recipients

The annual Washington Restaurant Association “Celebrating Community” Spokane Chapter Awards Gala took place Tuesday, February 8, 2016 at The Lincoln Center. The evening was filled with members from the hospitality industry

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Spokane Chapter of WRA announces award winning eateries

The Spokane Chapter of the Washington Restaurant Association is proud to announce its Annual restaurant award winners. These honors of excellence were awarded at the chapter’s 2014 gala dinner on April 1.

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Ready, set, go! I-1183 effort needs your help

In order to qualify for the ballot, more than 300,000 signatures must be gathered on petitions for I-1183, the initiative that eliminates the state monopoly on the sale and distribution of liquor, will allow qualified private retailers and distributors to compete for consumer’s (and restaurant’s) business.