March 26, 2020

Washington's Small Businesses to Have Access to $377 Billion, Nationwide Relief Package

Many Washington employers will have access to a $377 billion loan and grant package that the Senate has allocated for America's struggling small bu...
By: Andrew Lenderman   Comments: 0
March 25, 2020

State officials announce new online portal to provide clarification for employers

Not sure if your business can remain open? State officials have created a new online portal to hel...
By: Andrew Lenderman   Comments: 0
March 25, 2020

Top COVID-19 questions and answers as "Stay Home" order goes into effect

Gov. Jay Inslee's "Stay Home, Stay Healthy" order goes into effect this evening, and employers have reached out to AWB with questions on how the ru...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 1
March 24, 2020

After Stay Home, Stay Healthy order, is your business on 'essential' list?

Gov. Jay Inslee issued an executive order Monday to...
By: Kris Johnson   Comments: 0
March 23, 2020

State, federal officials give employers new guidance on weathering COVID-19

More than 1,200 Washington employers and others joined an AWB webinar today to hear from state and federal officials about how they can get through...
By: Andrew Lenderman   Comments: 0
March 20, 2020

AWB survey: 81% of employers affected by coronavirus

A new survey of Washington employers finds that 81% of respondents have been negatively impacted by COVID-19-related issues. ...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0
March 17, 2020

VIDEO: COVID-19 Employer Resource Update from AWB President Kris Johnson

AWB President Kris Johnson shares several updates on resources available to Washington employers, including an AWB resource page, an upcoming webin...
By: Brian Temple   Comments: 0
March 17, 2020

Disaster Loans Available Now for Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19

Small businesses hurt by the COVID-19 pandemic are encouraged to apply for federal disaster loans as soon as possible....
By: Andrew Lenderman   Comments: 0
March 10, 2020

Inslee, state officials update employers on COVID-19 epidemic

Gov. Jay Inslee stressed the need to stay ahead of the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak on a conference call Tuesday with more than 1,100 Washington emplo...
By: Andrew Lenderman   Comments: 0
March 2, 2020

Family Trucking Firms Rally to Oppose Low-Carbon Fuel Standard (w/video)

Todd Stoffel of GT Stoffel Trucking in Washougal was among the family businesses opposed to the low-carbon...
By: Andrew Lenderman   Comments: 0