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Progressive Tax Reform

January 10, 2019

Response to Supreme Court Forgoing Direct Review of Seattle’s Income Tax on the Affluent

We look forward to the legal review of the Court of Appeals and ultimately the State Supreme Court

Health Care Coverage

January 8, 2019

Governor Inslee Announces EOI-Backed Cascade Care, a Public Option Health Plan

Cascade Care ensures that Washingtonians pay no more than 10% of their income on health premiums

A Fair Deal at Work

January 2, 2019

New Year’s 2019 Marks the Start of Family Leave Contributions

Paid family and medical leave is about to get real in Washington!

A Fair Deal at Work

December 28, 2018

After 4 decades, Washington’s Overtime Laws are Obsolete

Half of salaried employees are working overtime for free

Funding Public Services

December 19, 2018

Legislators: Inslee’s Budget is on the Right Track

Take the baton and run!

An Inclusive Economy

December 14, 2018

11 Public Policies that Will Help Washington’s Economy Work — for Everyone

The State of Working Washington 2018: Part 5

Research Feed

An Inclusive Economy
The State Estate Tax: A Leveler for Democracy

Only the very rich pay it, but they pay much less than they used to

State of Working Washington
Wages vs. Productivity

For most Washington workers, wages haven't budged in 40 years, despite productivity gains

Educational Opportunity
Washington State Early Learning Hiring and Retention Survey

Statewide Survey Shows Low Pay, High Turnover Cause Education Quality Deficits

Early Learning
Dynamics in Early Childhood Education in Washington State

A Case Study on the Impacts of Low Wages and Inadequate Public Support