Washington state retools a first-in-nation payroll tax plan for long-term care costs

April 17, 2022 - 5:00am EDT
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The WA Cares Fund would help alleviate the financial burden of long-term care by providing workers a lifetime benefit of $36,500. The program was delayed while lawmakers addressed equity issues.

Jul 19 - 5:00am EDT

With Trump's speech Thursday night, Republicans capped off a four-day celebration in Milwaukee that established the future of the party as completely in the MAGA mold.

Jul 19 - 3:34am EDT

Every four years, party conventions bring together delegates from across the country, many of whom make sure their outfits sparkle. And this year, they showed off their looks on the Republican National Convention's red carpet.

Jul 19 - 12:21am EDT

The former president spoke on the final night of the Republican National Convention in Milwaukee on Thursday, recounting in detail for the first time the assassination attempt on his life.

Jul 19 - 12:21am EDT

The former president spoke on the final night of the Republican National Convention in Milwaukee on Thursday, recounting in detail for the first time the assassination attempt on his life.

Jul 18 - 9:46pm EDT

Before former President Donald Trump's marquee address tonight, the schedule of speakers has sought to show a softer, friendlier side of Trump than his persona as president and on the campaign trail.

Jul 18 - 9:46pm EDT

Before former President Donald Trump's marquee address tonight, the schedule of speakers has sought to show a softer, friendlier side of Trump than his persona as president and on the campaign trail.

Jul 18 - 5:02pm EDT

Thursday is the last night of the Republican National Convention in Milwaukee. Trump is expected to deliver a “deeply personal message” shaped by the assassination attempt on his life on Saturday.

Jul 18 - 3:32pm EDT

Top Democrats in Washington are mired in crisis over President Biden's continued candidacy — exacerbated by his COVID diagnosis. Biden has said he expects to be the party's nominee and is undeterred.

Jul 18 - 1:58pm EDT

Vice President Harris is at the forefront of the Biden campaign’s efforts to counter-program the Republican convention today, with President Biden isolating at home for COVID.