September 17, 2019

Policy Summit kicks off with talk of trade, exports and education

Former Washington Gov. Gary Locke sat down Tuesday with AWB President Kris Johnson for a wide-ranging discussion focusing on trade, exports and inf...
By: Jason Hagey   Comments: 0
August 20, 2019

Kilmer, Newhouse discuss bipartisanship in a divided time

U.S. Reps. Dan Newhouse and Derek Kilmer are from different political parties, but they share a lot in common. They were both bor...
By: Jason Hagey   Comments: 0
August 16, 2019

Grays Harbor Chamber CEO honored for advocacy

ABERDEEN - The employers of Grays Harbor support their communities every day by providing jobs and support, but there are other ways that businesse...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0
August 9, 2019

Employers can still speak up about new overtime proposal

There’s still time to speak out on a new state proposal that would have a major impact on Washington employers by raising the overtime-exempt sal...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0
August 2, 2019

Lab producing groundbreaking research, innovation sets a perfect stage for AWB event

Humans have been inventing, tinkering and innovating since before the dawn of civilization. Inventions brought us the Industrial Revolution and ado...
By: Lori Maricle   Comments: 0
July 26, 2019

Five members of Congress to speak with AWB members at Federal Affairs Summit

There's no better way to connect with Congress than attend AWB's 2019 Federal Affairs Summit on Aug. 19 and 20 at Pacific Northwest National Labora...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0
July 15, 2019

Get to know the people who represent you in the federal government

The United State Constitution guarantees us the right to “petition the Government for a redress of grievances.” This means you get to complain...
By: Lori Maricle   Comments: 0
July 10, 2019

Housing Forum brings together statewide leaders for housing solutions

Lack of housing of all types is a nationwide crisis, U.S. Rep. Denny Heck said Monday as he opened a housing forum hosted by an unprecedented coali...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0
June 11, 2019

Calculating the hit to employers from new state taxes

This year the Legislature increased taxes on about 82,000 employers of the state's 380,000 businesses to provide greater financial suppor...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0
June 6, 2019

Leaders from around the state to meet for solutions at Housing Forum

Tacoma is now the hottest housing market in the nation as frustrated Seattle buyers look south for more affordable prices....
By: Lori Maricle   Comments: 0