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26 May
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The Domestic Violence Discussion podcast with Ariel Gliboff

Sen. Dhingra was interviewed about emergency protections for domestic violence survivors during the coronavirus pandemic on Ariel Gliboff’s podcast The Domestic Violence Discussion. You can listen here or wherever you get your podcasts .

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20 May
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E-news: Be on alert for fraudulent unemployment claims

Dear Neighbor, During the pandemic, it’s important to be on alert—this crisis has led to a rash of fraudulent unemployment claims filed with the WA Employment Security Department. Fraudsters file these claims in innocent people’s names using data they have ...

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Legislators from the 45th Delegation - Feb. 3, 2020
13 May
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Public Officials Share Insight on the Next Steps to Reopen the State

From the Woodinville Weekly As states around the country begin to ease off COVID-19 restrictions and allow people to go back to work, experts and officials express concern about the public health infrastructure needed to prevent a second wave of ...

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10 May
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Gun violence data collection agency to be established, not yet clear how it will operate

On April 2, the governor signed into law a bill that will establish the Office of Firearm Safety and Violence Prevention under the Department of Commerce, tasked with collecting and sharing gun violence data in collaboration with law enforcement agencies, ...

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09 May
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Washington Republicans Block Extension of Domestic Violence Protections

From The Stranger On Saturday Republican leadership in the statehouse—particularly Senate Minority Leader Mark Schoesler— blocked the extension of an emergency proclamation regarding protections for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking. The proclamation, set to expire May 11, allows victims to file ...

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09 May
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Dhingra criticizes Republican refusal to extend emergency domestic violence protections

“These measures are not about convenience; they are about saving lives” REDMOND — Senate Deputy Majority Leader Manka Dhingra (D-Redmond) issued the following statement after Senate Republican leadership declined to sign off on the Governor’s request to extend emergency protections ...

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06 May
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Dhingra appointed to Senate bipartisan COVID-19 recovery committee

Senate Deputy Majority Leader Manka Dhingra (D-Redmond) was appointed to a newly formed bipartisan Special Committee on Economic Recovery in the Washington State Senate to address the state’s long-term economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. The committee will hold its ...

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06 May
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Filibusters Live on KXRW with Jay Inslee and Manka Dhingra

The hosts of Filibusters radio show on KXRW invited Sen. Dhingra and Gov. Inslee to come on to discuss the state’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. You can listen to the show here.

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Legislators from the 45th Delegation - Feb. 3, 2020
01 May
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E-News: COVID-19 Resources & Telephone Town Hall with Congresswoman Suzan DelBene

Dear Neighbor, Many constituents have been asking questions about the COVID-19 pandemic and our state’s response. We are working hard to contain the pandemic, preserve public health, and get our economy back on track. Telephone Town Hall To hear answers ...

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