Mosbrucker domestic violence bill vetoed, Goldendale shelter funding intact
April 8, 2020
A measure to create a workplace domestic violence task force was among 147 bills and supplemental budget appropriations Gov. Jay Inslee vetoed Friday in an effort to save money to address COVID-19 repercussions in Washington state.
“While it’s disappointing, the governor’s veto is very understandable and I support it, because we will need to look through the operating budget for any available funds to save lives in this coronavirus crisis,” said Rep. Gina Mosbrucker, R-Goldendale, who authored the legislation.
The 14th District lawmaker worked last year for successful passage of House Bill 1533 (domestic violence resources in the workplace) and House Bill 1532 (traumatic brain inj...