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Restaurant boosters urge Gov. Jay Inslee not to order closures ahead of holidays

UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 14, 2020

The Washington Hospitality Association, an industry group representing restaurants and other service businesses statewide, asked Gov. Jay Inslee not to move to more restrictive measures on eateries because of their relative safety. Closing restaurants to dine-in patrons, as was done in the first few months of the pandemic, would result in the loss of 100,000 jobs, the group's president and chief executive officer told reporters Friday. 

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