For many "asynchronous" was a bad word, a relic from the dark days of the pandemic. A bill to allow schools to offer teacher-less lessons POST-pandemic, created quite the stir with parents this morning. Supporters say it works well, in some situations. 5pm
House members vote to delay implementation of the long term care fund until July 2023. Now goes to Senate. Legislators want time to reform the bill to allow more people to be able to opt-out. Republicans hoped to repeal it, that did not happen.
2/2 “Giving up was an option; one my family and I thankfully never needed to face, based only on the compassion and generosity of our neighbors. I wish no ill against people in general, and can only hope to offer the same considerations that were extended to us in the future.
Devon Woollett and his son lost everything in the Olympia fire in Dec., today declared arson. “It's only through the strength of friendship and community that we are able to weather difficult times, and such incomprehensible loss. Does it suck? Yes. Can we move on? You bet…” 1/2