Let’s take a look at one appalling fact of R-88 (I-1000) revealed in this Kiro news video. We urge everyone who is interested in this matter to click the Kiro link below and watch this video.
𝐑𝟖𝟖 (𝐈-𝟏𝟎𝟎𝟎) 𝐰𝐢𝐥𝐥 𝐫𝐞𝐦𝐨𝐯𝐞 𝐯𝐞𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐬’ 𝐩𝐫𝐞𝐟𝐞𝐫𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐞 𝐮𝐧𝐝𝐞𝐫 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐜𝐮𝐫𝐫𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐥𝐚𝐰
Kiro video says “(I-1000/R-88) does not help veterans, more importantly it eliminates veteran preference that we have in state law.”
See RCW 41.04.010, RCW 73.16.010, WAC 357-01-170
For more information on the impact of I-1000 on veteran, please take a look at this video of I-1000 public hearing, where attorney Edie Adams clearly stated “The initiative will now prohibit the use of preferential treatment with respect to veterans and all other listed characteristics.”