Budget Matters 2017 Policy Summits

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Find out about Budget Matters Seattle 2017!

Featuring Glenn Harris, president of Race Forward and publisher of ColorLines 
Wednesday, December 6, 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Washington State Convention Center Room 606-609, Seattle

We also had a great Budget Matters Spokane 2017 summit in October!

It featured keynote speaker Jared Bernstein, senior fellow at the Center on Budget & Policy Priorities, and a plenary panel moderated by Gary Stokes, general manager of KSPS Public TV 

For more information or to inquire about scholarship and volunteer opportunities, contact bnpinfo(at)budgetandpolicy(dot)org. Sponsorship information is available here. To inquire about sponsoring the Budget Matters 2017 Policy Summits, contact Matt Mirarchi.

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Our Seattle Policy Summit

You can watch our Budget Matters 2017 Seattle Policy Summit, which took place on December 6, online. The first part of the day (watch here) featured Washington State Lt. Governor Cyrus Habib and Race Forward President Glenn Harris. The second part of the day (watch here) featured Budget & Policy Center Senior Policy Analyst Jennifer Tran, and a panel of local leaders moderated by Michael Brown of the Seattle Foundation. 

Our Policy Priorities

Washington state should be a place where all our residents have strong communities, great schools, and the chance for a bright future. Our 2017-2019 Legislative Agenda outlines the priorities we are working to advance to build a better Washington.

Testimonies in Olympia

To advance our legislative priorities, the Budget & Policy Center team was in the state capitol throughout session testifying on a wide range of bills. Watch our testimonies on TVW:
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