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Although she feels like social distancing requirements are helping stem the tide of the coronavirus outbreak in Washington State, Senator Patty Murray wants her constituents to know that we’re not out of the woods yet, especially when it comes to the impact of the virus within rural communities and vulnerable populations.

“It’s just going to continue to be really tough,” she said. “I am going to keep doing everything I can to make sure that this Washington gets what it needs from the other Washington to respond and recover from this crisis, including in Central Washington.

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