Poverty & Basic Needs

Poverty & Basic Needs

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Strong communities, healthy families, and a thriving economy that benefit us all: That is the future we want for Washington state. Yet too many people are struggling to just get by. Our state legislature must make sure that everyone can afford the basics and have the opportunity to thrive.

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Blog Post WorkFirst/TANF must be restored in our state By Liz Olson | January 31, 2019

Fact Sheet WorkFirst Cuts Must be Rolled Back January 31, 2019

Fact Sheet Child Savings Accounts Put More Kids on Track for Success January 28, 2019

Blog Post New “public charge” proposal would harm Washington families By Liz Olson | December 05, 2018

Video/Webinar Senate Human Services Committee hearing on WorkFirst caseload declines November 15, 2018

Blog Post Families face obstacles to economic security By Julie Watts | October 23, 2018

Blog Post A good state budget is the best medicine By Jennifer Tran | October 18, 2018

Blog Post Income gains are not being shared equally By Liz Olson | October 12, 2018

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