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EOI

April 28, 2023

2023 Legislative Session is in the Books!

The WaLeg Didn't Pass Significant Tax Reform in 2023 - Here's What They Did Do

April 28, 2023

Leadership Changes at EOI

The EOI Board Thanks Summer for her Service as Executive Director

Healthy Communities

April 20, 2023

Victory for Workers and Patients: Governor Inslee Signs Safe Staffing Bill Into Law

This bill is a crucial step forward for Washington’s health care system

Progressive Tax Reform

April 18, 2023

Washington’s Tax Code: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Did filing your taxes get you thinking about Washington's tax structure?

An Inclusive Economy

April 11, 2023

The Legislature’s Budget Proposals Fall Short of Ensuring Economic Support for Washingtonians

Lawmakers budget proposals offer modest investments -- we must go farther

Progressive Tax Reform

April 3, 2023

Podcast: Why We Need a Wealth Tax

EOI's Carolyn Brotherton joins Washington's Indivisible Podcast to discuss the state wealth tax

Research Feed

State of Working Washington
Economic Update: Inflation and Family Budgets

Part 5/5: Prices for child care, rent, and health insurance have risen faster than wages for years

State of Working Washington
Economic Update: Wealth Inequality

Part 4/5: The gap between the top 1% and everyone else in the U.S. continues to widen

State of Working Washington
Economic Update: Workers’ Wages and Corporate Profits

Part 3/5: Recent wage gains for workers are dwarfed by growth in corporate profits

State of Working Washington
Economic Update: Business and Jobs

Part 2/5: While high-wage sectors have grown, low- and moderate-wage jobs are still making up pandemic losses