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Walk 12 hours in our shoes, angry nurses say after senator’s ‘playing cards’ remark


Half a million people had signed two petitions on change.org demanding that Washington state Sen. Maureen Walsh spend a 12-hour shift shadowing a nurse.

The petitions were in response to the College Place Republican’s comment during a Senate debate Tuesday that nurses in the state’s small, rural hospitals “probably play cards for a considerable part of the day.”


TRI-CITY HERALD: Walk 12 hours in our shoes, angry nurses say after senator’s ‘playing cards’ remark (4/21/19)