Inslee announces support for workers and businesses impacted by COVID-19
March 12, 2020
Gov. Jay Inslee announced the expansion of state policies today to support workers and businesses financially impacted by COVID-19 on March 10.
The governor and Suzi LeVine, commissioner of the Washington Employment Security Department (ESD), rolled out new rules to help alleviate the economic impact felt by businesses and workers.
These expanded policies complement the leadership large companies have shown to ensure their hourly employees and supporting businesses weather this difficult period.
Inslee also announced that all state employees impacted by COVID-19 will receive additional leav...