The federal government is talking about distributing $600 checks to citizens as a way to stimulate the lagging economy.
But Boeing has an idea of its own that will make the government’s payout look like petty cash at least to Boeing workers.
The aerospace giant will be handing out bonus checks equal to 15 days pay to some 47,000 workers in the Puget Sound area Feb.21.
The checks to Boeing union engineers and technical workers and to non-represented employees will average around $5,100 for engineers and $4,000 for technical workers, the company said.
The checks are…