More than 100 Washington State Patrol employees fired for not getting COVID-19 vaccine

The state fired 127 Washington State Patrol (WSP) employees, about 5% of the department, for failing to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination by Gov. Jay Inslee’s Oct. 18 deadline. Of that group, 74 were commissioned officers including 67 troopers, six sergeants, and one captain. The remaining employees worked in civilian positions such as dispatchers, administrators,… Continue reading More than 100 Washington State Patrol employees fired for not getting COVID-19 vaccine

Trump Holds Campaign Rally In Pennsylvania | NBC News

Watch live coverage as President Trump travels to Acova, Penn. to hold a Make America Great Again campaign rally. Be sure to read our latest breaking news updates, fact checks and our frequently updated live blog at NBC News.com/2020. » Subscribe to NBC News: » Watch more NBC video: NBC News is a leading source… Continue reading Trump Holds Campaign Rally In Pennsylvania | NBC News

The Washington Week Bookshelf: “I Alone Can Fix It” | Washington Week | July 23, 2021

The Washington Post’s Carol Leonnig & Philip Rucker join moderator Yamiche Alcindor for an in-depth discussion about their new book “I Alone Can Fix It: Donald J Trump’s Catastrophic Final Year.” Panel: Carol Leonnig of The Washington Post, Philip Rucker of The Washington Post Watch the latest full show and Extra here: Subscribe to our… Continue reading The Washington Week Bookshelf: “I Alone Can Fix It” | Washington Week | July 23, 2021

More Washington counties recommend masks indoors as delta variant surges

Health officers from eight counties in Washington are now recommending all residents wear face coverings in indoor public settings, regardless if they are fully vaccinated. Health officers from King, Pierce, Snohomish, Kitsap, Clallam, Jefferson, San Juan and Grays Harbor counties signed a joint statement Monday recommending face coverings when the “vaccination status of those around… Continue reading More Washington counties recommend masks indoors as delta variant surges

Stock Market Highs Owe A Lot To Washington, Says Steve Rattner | MSNBC

The U.S. stock market has been hitting new highs with regularity, in no small part because of the federal government, according to Steve Rattner. » Subscribe to MSNBC: About: MSNBC is the premier destination for in-depth analysis of daily headlines, insightful political commentary and informed perspectives. Reaching more than 95 million households worldwide, MSNBC offers… Continue reading Stock Market Highs Owe A Lot To Washington, Says Steve Rattner | MSNBC