Gov. Chris Gregoire signs a bill extending unemployment benefits in Olympia on Monday. To her left are Steve Conway, D-Tacoma, and Sen. Jeanne Kohl-Welles, D-Seattle. Second from right are Heather Reeber and her children, Brianna, 15, Gavin, 9, and Kaitlyn, 5.
Feb. 17, 2009 in City on Page A7
OLYMPIA – Gov. Chris Gregoire on Monday signed into law a measure boosting benefits for the unemployed, saying that some Washington families are struggling and need immediate help. “Our goal …