Inslee statement on end of Trump shutdown

Gov. Jay Inslee released a statement today on the end of President Trump’s record-long shutdown of the federal government

State will expand unemployment benefits to federal employees

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As the federal government shutdown continues and many federal employees are suffering from missed paychecks, Washington state is standing by to assist furloughed employees and those who remain on the job but are not being paid. The state is also working to assist those who may have their federal assistance benefits impacted by the shutdown. The shutdown profoundly impacts individuals, businesses and agencies across Washington.

Govs. Inslee, Cuomo and Whitmer demand answers, action for unpaid federal workers

Today, Governors Jay Inslee, Gretchen Whitmer (MI) and Andrew Cuomo (NY) released the following statement, calling for answers and action from the Trump administration on states’ ability to make unemployment benefits available to unpaid federal workers who have remained on the job during the part

Washington state’s unemployment safety net will help furloughed federal employees

As the federal government shutdown enters its 21st day and many federal employees brace for their first missed paycheck, Washington state is standing by to assist furloughed employees with unemployment benefits while they wait to return to their jobs.

Inslee on Trump shutdown: This record-long shutdown has to end

Gov. Jay Inslee today issued the following statement, one day before the federal government shutdown becomes the longest in U.S. history:

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