Workers http://kplu.org en Update: Seattle council says paid sick leave is right direction http://kplu.org/post/update-seattle-council-says-paid-sick-leave-right-direction <p>The Seattle City Council voted 8-1 this afternoon to approve the Paid Sick Leave Ordinance, making the vote official after council members announced last week that they finally had the votes to pass it.</p><p>The lone dissenter in the vote was Council President Richard Conlin.</p><p> Tue, 13 Sep 2011 00:40:30 +0000 Vanessa Romo 2599 at http://kplu.org Update: Seattle council says paid sick leave is right direction Seattle to battle over sick leave http://kplu.org/post/seattle-battle-over-sick-leave <p>In what is likely to be a contentious summer debate, the Seattle City Council will receive a proposal this week to mandate all Seattle workers be allowed between five and nine paid sick days a year.</p><p> Wed, 22 Jun 2011 01:35:44 +0000 Vanessa Romo 1925 at http://kplu.org Seattle to battle over sick leave