Stories tagged: Maureen Walsh
UPDATED: Thu., April 25, 2019, 1:06 p.m.
Nurses and other hospital staff would get regular rest and meal breaks and other guarantees in their schedules under a bill that received final approval in both Legislature chambers Wednesday.
UPDATED: Thu., April 25, 2019, 4:15 p.m.
Sen. Maureen Walsh apologizes for suggesting nurses at some small hospitals “probably play cards a good amount of the day.”
Mon., April 22, 2019, 6:19 p.m.
A Washington state lawmaker who angered nurses by saying some may spend a lot of time playing cards in rural hospitals says she wishes she could reel that comment back …
UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019, 9:34 p.m.
State Sen. Maureen Walsh, R-College Place, has drawn the wrath of state nurses after she said on the floor of the Senate that some nurses may spend a considerable part …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 15, 2018, 2:21 p.m.
Senate votes to replace death penalty with life without parole in all cases.
Tue., Jan. 23, 2018
Democratic control of the Senate means 2018 could be the year that Washington abolishes the death penalty, Attorney General Bob Ferguson says.
Sat., Feb. 18, 2012
OLYMPIA – For several years, Republicans in the Washington House of Representatives have complained they have essentially been shut out of the budgeting process by majority Democrats. Friday, they stole …