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'One Business, One Vet,' Rep. McCabe's first bill passes House unanimously



GOOD START: Rep. Gina McCabe is congratulated for success as a first term legislator.

Rep. Gina McCabe is a step closer to her legislative goal of increasing veteran employment in Washington state after the House of Representatives passed House Bill 2040, last Thursday night.

"To have my 'One Business, One Vet' bill be the first bill I get passed by the House of Representatives means a lot to me. I have always had a deep gratitude toward those who have served our country. I truly feel like I am paying it forward," said McCabe, R-Goldendale. "Veterans just want to work when they return home. I am hopeful this bill will make its way through the legislative process and we will achieve the goal of increased veteran employment."

There are over 600,000 veterans residing in Wa...

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