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

K-12 Education

April 24, 2019

We’re Number 2!

Washington pays teachers 31.6% less than similarly educated professionals.

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

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