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News & Events

In the Media

We help shape, write, and lend our expertise to stories about the policies and issues important to the well-being of our state.

FOR MEDIA INQUIRIES, contact Melinda Young-Flynn,
Director of Communications, 206.262.0973 x223


2021 Virtual Legislative Education Day

March 4, 2021, Online
8:00 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Senior Policy Analyst Margaret Babayan and Betty Jane Narver Policy Fellow Tracy Yeung will present at 9:00 a.m about the opportunities lawmakers have to advance tax policies that advance community health this session. This event is open to the public and will be a time to gather virtually to share stories about how public health makes a difference in the lives of our clients, friends, family, and neighbors in our local communities. Last day to register is March 3rd, 2021.

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Our team members regularly give presentations to our partners, advocacy organizations, and other groups on topics related to the state budget, tax code, and our policy priorities.

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In case you missed it…

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At Budget Matters 2020, we were excited to feature visual art and spoken word performances by the following incredible artists: Dawline-Jane Oni-Eseleh, Ebo Barton, Eileen Jimenez, Jared Yazzie, J Mase III, Naa Akua, and Stat the Artist (Teddy Phillips). Learn more about the artists here.

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At Budget Matters 2020, longtime champion for justice, Paola Maranan, moderated an opening panel conversation that featured Pamela Duncan, CEO and President of Metropolitan Development Council and Toni Lodge, CEO of The Native Project. Their conversation focused on how to disrupt white dominant culture and to build systems rooted in equity. Learn more about the speakers here.