Union sues Gov. Inslee over vaccine edict
Last updated 9/2/2021 at 10:20am
OLYMPIA – The Washington Federation of State Employees is suing Gov. Jay Inslee over his requirement that all state employees, and healthcare and education workers get a coronavirus vaccine or lose their jobs.
The governor’s proclamation requires vaccination by Oct. 18.
To comply anyone starting with the two-shot Moderna or Pfizer vaccines have until only Sept. 6 to get their initial shot.
Those who opt for the Johnson and Johnson vaccine have to get it before Oct. 4 to be vaccinated by the deadline.
Under the lawsuit filed in Thursday County Superior Court on Thursday, Aug. 26, the m...