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Weekly Update: Cantwell talks RRF; OSHA vaccine update; WA Cares delayed

RRF roundtable with Sen. Cantwell This week, Sen. Maria Cantwell held a roundtable with restaurant owners from across the state advocating for additional funding for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund (RRF).

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[Toolkit] Supply Chain

The Washington Hospitality Supply Chain Toolkit is a regularly updated toolkit that includes stories from the Washington Hospitality Association as well as relevant stories from other news sources about the

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Toolkit — WA Cares officially on hold until July 2023

UPDATE: January 27, 2022 Gov. Jay Inslee signed HB 1732 into law. It goes into effect immediately. Seattle Times: Gov. Inslee signs bills to delay, expand exemptions in WA Cares

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Two Minute Video: What you need to know 1/26/22

Our top priorities for the 2022 legislative session; our annual hill climb event happens Monday, January 31. Lend your voice in asking lawmakers to support the hospitality industry this session.

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Quick Bites: Changes to Washington food code

Quick Bites: Series Overview The Washington Hospitality Association presents Quick Bites – a video series that will help prepare members for upcoming changes to Washington State’s food code in 2022.

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Weekly Update: WA Cares update, Action Alert and new HERO online

WA Cares could be delayed by 18 months WA Cares – the state’s long-term care act that includes a payroll tax – is facing an uncertain future, and it looks

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Weekly Update: Federal vaccine mandate on hold, again

Supreme Court blocks Biden vaccine mandate Court rules 6-3 on vaccine/testing mandate In a 6-3 ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a stay for President Joe Biden’s vaccine/testing mandate. While

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Two Minute Video: What you need to know 1/12/22

The omicron variant is spreading fast… and health officials are urging people to take extra precautions. A new year… means new content for our Northwest Hospitality Leadership podcast. We have an update on the long-term care program – Washington Cares.

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Weekly Update: WA Cares on hold for now

WA Cares on hold: Lawmakers pledge to put the program on hold for 18 months Washington’s new long-term care program, WA Cares, was set to begin employee premium collection on

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[CEO Podcast] Anthony Anton discusses the upcoming Legislative session with Julia Gorton

Washington Hospitality Association President & CEO Anthony Anton discusses the upcoming Legislative session with Julia Gorton, the director of state government affairs, in the latest episode of the CEO Podcast. Brought to you by UnitedHealthcare Group: Washington hospitality employees can enroll in individual and family health plans until Jan. 15. Learn more here: https://www.hospitality-health.com/wha