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Progressive Tax Reform

June 17, 2020

All-Cuts Budget Will Deepen and Lengthen the COVID-19 Recession

Washington's tax code guarantees more hardship – unless lawmakers enact reforms

EOI

June 3, 2020

EOI Statement of Solidarity with Black Americans and Communities of Color

Police brutality is a mechanism of a white supremacist system

EOI

May 27, 2020

EOI’s 2019 Annual Report

We are proud to announce the release of EOI's 2019 Annual Report!

COVID-19

April 28, 2020

Structural Racism Helps Explain COVID-19 Disparities

The COVID-19 crisis gives us an opportunity to make structural changes for a better society

Progressive Tax Reform

April 13, 2020

Even During COVID-19, the Wealthy Under-Contribute

The uber-wealthy cast out crumbs of beneficence when we need bakeries full of bread

Research Feed

Funding Public Services
Lessons from Washington’s Anemic Recovery from the Great Recession

Lack of Tax Diversity and Austerity Created Budget Shrinkage and Job Loss Lasting a Decade

An Inclusive Economy
Net Worth of WA’s 12 Billionaires Jumped 28 Percent in 3 Months of COVID-19

Meanwhile State and Local Government Services Face Deep Cuts

Funding Public Services
Taxing Employers for Windfall Compensation in the Pandemic

Models already exist to tax obscenely generous compensation

An Inclusive Economy
Progressive Revenues to Rebuild Washington’s Economy

Policymakers must not repeat the mistakes of the Great Recession