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New "public charge" proposal would harm Washington families

New "public charge" proposal would harm Washington families

Posted by Melinda Young-Flynn, 2018-12-05 12:50:00 | (0) Comments

Federal policy proposal targets immigrants with low incomes and would reverberate across our communities

Washingtonians should be paid for the hours they work

Washingtonians should be paid for the hours they work

Posted by April Dickinson, 2018-11-29 18:30:00 | (0) Comments

Proposed updates to state overtime rules will improve work-life balance and increase income for hardworking people

 

By Liz Olson, State Priorities Partnership Fellow

Current revenue sources coming up short of what our communities need

Current revenue sources coming up short of what our communities need

Posted by Kelli Smith, 2018-11-20 16:16:08 | (0) Comments

To fund thriving communities, lawmakers will have to raise new revenue in the next legislative session

It’s time to move Washington state forward

It’s time to move Washington state forward

Posted by Melinda Young-Flynn, 2018-11-07 10:30:00 | (0) Comments

With the elections over, lawmakers need to focus on investing in thriving communities 

Child savings accounts are a healthy investment

Child savings accounts are a healthy investment

Posted by Jennifer Tran, 2018-10-31 18:18:23 | (0) Comments

Policymakers can strengthen the well-being of Washingtonians by creating a program that helps kids build savings for the future

HIGHLIGHTS

Thank you for attending Budget Matters

Our Budget Matters 2018 policy conference took place on November 13 at Seattle Center. john a. powell from the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society and Gov. Jay Inslee were the keynotes. Watch their presentations and other presentations from the conference on TVW.  

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.

Testimonies in Olympia

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