Boeing moving more jobs out of area; state lawmaker wants to help stem flow
OLYMPIA -- State Senate Republican leader Mark Schoesler expressed concern Thursday at news the Boeing Co. intends to move as many as 375 more engineering jobs from the Puget Sound to California. Boeing management told employees earlier Thursday that engineering work on modifying jets for customers and converting aging passenger jets to freighters will move from Bellevue and Everett to Long Beach, Calif., according to the Seattle Times.