Law makers look for exit strategy for their “ban on evictions”

Another one of those 15-days-to-flatten the curve ideas that turned into “forever”. They never had an exit strategy and they realize this cannot go on forever.

Nearly a year after Gov. Jay Inslee stopped evictions for failure to pay during the pandemic, lawmakers now find themselves attempting to unwind an experiment of their own making.Both Republicans and Democrats are looking for a way to end the eviction moratorium while staving off what some predict could be a “tsunami” of evictions once it is lifted.

Source: Washington lawmakers look for ways to exit the eviction moratorium — and prevent the fallout | The Seattle Times

Reading this one realizes legislators have no clue.