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Inclusive Health Access

April 23, 2019

Worried About Medicare for All, Insurers Are Stockpiling Your Money

They're making record profits, but not lowering premiums

Retirement Security

April 22, 2019

For first time in years, Congress actively planning to improve Social Security

2019 Trustees Report shows strong bottom line, low cost

Progressive Tax Reform

April 17, 2019

Legislature to Consider Tax on Overpaid, Undertaxed Millionaire Magnates

This new tax isn't on you, but it works for you

A Fair Deal at Work

April 12, 2019

Senate Passes Ban on Employers Asking About Wage History

Washington is poised to be the second state to ensure pay-scale transparency

Funding Public Services

April 3, 2019

Why We Need Capital Gains Taxes (on the Rich)

Our low, low taxes on the wealthy are killing our education system

An Inclusive Economy

March 27, 2019

The Snake Oil in the Rural Development and Opportunity Zone Act

Should Washington taxpayers pay $1.7 million dollars to create one job?

Research Feed

State of Working Washington
Wages vs. Productivity

For most Washington workers, wages have barely budged in 40 years, despite productivity gains

State of Working Washington
Public Higher Education Tuition in Washington

State budget cuts have pushed the cost of college out of reach

Retirement Security
The Case for State Supplemental Social Security

After a lifetime of hard work, aging shouldn’t beget economic hardship

Early Learning
Testimony by John Burbank in favor of HB 1344

Child care providers deserve to be fairly compensated