Thousands of state workers are getting furlough notices: Lawmakers say they’re close to deal to avert shutdown
The Associated Press
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OLYMPIA — Thousands of state workers received notifications Monday that they may be temporarily laid off starting next week, even as Gov. Jay Inslee expressed an upbeat tone about budget talks that could avert a government shutdown.
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