Funding Public Services

Adequate funding for public services benefits all Washingtonians. EOI advocates for progressive taxation and cessation of corporate tax breaks in order to fully fund the public services and programs that benefit all of our communities and protect the economically vulnerable.

 

Research Feed

Inclusive Health Access
Recession Budgets Left Washington Vulnerable to COVID-19

Cuts deprived people of resiliency and opportunity for years after the economy recovered

Healthy Communities
The Reality of Health Insurance

Systemic Dependence on Hybrid Publicly Financed Coverage

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

An Inclusive Economy
Growing Jobs, Stagnant Wages, Increasing Inequality and Rising Prices

The State of Working Washington: Full Report

Blog Feed

Progressive Tax Reform

March 9, 2020

State Government Must Do More to Protect Our Economy from the Virus

How to stop the coronavirus from disrupting our services and destroying small businesses

Progressive Tax Reform

July 15, 2019

Appeals Court Rules Seattle Can Have Income Tax

Supreme Court Will Rule on Progressive Taxation

K-12 Education

April 24, 2019

We’re Number 2!

Washington pays teachers 31.6% less than similarly educated professionals.