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An Inclusive Economy

May 2, 2024

Baby Bonds: A Step Toward Racial and Economic Equity

The Washington Future Fund would bring this innovative, anti-racist policy to the Evergreen State

An Inclusive Economy

May 1, 2024

Laws Targeting LGBTQ Youth Aren’t Just Bad for Kids – They’re Bad For The Economy

The harm done by anti-LGBTQ laws expands so much further than queer children and teens

Healthy Communities

April 26, 2024

What is WA Cares and Why Does It Matter for Washingtonians?

We need to defend this important policy from billionaires looking to save a buck


April 17, 2024

2023-24 Impact and Gratitude Report

Reflecting on a year of progress and transition at the Economic Opportunity Institute


April 12, 2024

Welcoming our New Executive Director, Rian Watt!

EOI is excited to begin its next chapter under new leadership

April 4, 2024

Is There a Valid Argument Against Cost-Free College in Washington?

Cost-free college is a meaningful investment that would change lives. What's stopping Washington from making it happen?

Research Feed

Paid Sick Days
Fact Sheet: Making Paid Sick Days Work For More Washington Families

Washington Must Make a Change to Include Queer, BIPOC families

Paid Family and Medical Leave
Family is Family, Chosen or Otherwise

The Need for More Equitable Paid Sick Leave in Washington

State of Working Washington
Housing Affordability: How Do Renting and Owning Compare in Washington?

Renters and homeowners both struggle with being cost burdened.

State of Working Washington
Homeownership in Washington: Out of Reach of Most Occupations

Home prices are outpacing wages