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Hot Off the Grill: 2015 Legislative Session Week Six

Dear WRA members, Today is day 40 of a 105 day legislative session. As the first cut-off, it marks an important milestone. Any bills that did not make it out

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2015 Legislative Session Week Five

Dear WRA members, Today is the 33rd day of the legislative session. Currently, the WRA GA team is monitoring 205 bills. Next week, we will be participating in 41 hearings on

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Hot Off The Grill: 2015 Legislative Session Week Four

Today is the 26th day of the legislative session and the first cut-off is rapidly approaching. We continue to monitor bills as they are still being introduced at an unprecedented rate.

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Hot Off the Grill: Third week of the 2015 Session

The third week of the legislative session was extremely busy for the WRA GA Team; it doesn’t look to be slowing down. There have been at least 1700 bills introduced

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Hot Off the Grill: Second week of the 2015 Session

Dear WRA members, Below is your weekly Hot Off the Grill update. These updates go out every Friday during the state legislative session. For any questions, or for subscription information, please contact

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Action alert! Contact the Tacoma Mayor & City Council today – Proposed paid leave ordinance

In December, Mayor Marilyn Strickland introduced a Paid Sick and Safe Time Ordinance to the Tacoma City Council.

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Hot Off the Grill – Session has started

Session Begins On Monday, the 2015 session kicked off. What is usually a day full of less than exciting parliamentary motions to appoint leadership, propose timelines, and adopt procedural rules

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Hot Off the Grill: 2015 Session Starts Monday

The 2015 legislative session starts Monday! To keep you informed of everything that is going on we will be sending out this email update – Hot Off the Grill – every week on Friday.

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Restaurants help organize OneSeattle coalition in response to push for higher minimum wage

The Seattle Restaurant Alliance (SRA), a chapter of the WRA, is working hard on behalf of the hospitality industry to promote its interests and develop a smart, reasonable solution to the Seattle minimum wage issue.