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COVID-19 lesson: The free market failed us »

For this crisis and the next, we must manage our future better than our past   By STAN SORSCHER (April 6, 2020) — The pandemic has dominated our minds for weeks. Each day, new important lessons are drawn into the spotlight, demanding attention. ●  We…

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U.S. must also act to stop spread of financial contagion »

By DAMON A. SILVERS (March 11, 2020) — The stock market fell 7% at the open Monday morning. That may not sound like a lot, but it’s a catastrophic collapse—a financial crisis type number. Typically, the market might gain or lose in a whole year…

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WSLC’s April Sims outlines help available for state’s workers »

TACOMA (April 6, 2020) — April Sims, Secretary Treasurer of the Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO, hosted a Facebook Live event Friday to explain what…

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Donate to UNITE HERE’s local hospitality worker relief fund »

The following urgent message is from UNITE HERE Local 8: SEATTLE (March 30, 2020) — As frontline workers in the hospitality, food service and transportation…

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Supplies Save Lives: Donate unused personal protective gear »

The following is from SuppliesSaveLivesWA.org: (March 19, 2020) — Washington state health care workers are running out of safety equipment to protect themselves on the…

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