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Punitive WorkFirst policies disproportionately harm families of color

Program cuts have stark racist impacts

By - February 21, 2019

Economic Well-Being, Equity, Poverty & Basic Needs

Capital gains tax would almost exclusively be paid by millionaires, billionaires

Proposal would ensure ultra-wealthy pay their share to invest in our communities

By - February 15, 2019

Capital Gains, State Budget & Revenue

The Working Families Tax Credit is a proven tool for better health

We can make our tax code more equitable and advance health equity with this policy

By - February 11, 2019

Economic Well-Being, Equity, Healthy People & Communities, Working Families Tax Credit

WorkFirst/TANF must be restored in our state

Lawmakers should roll back program cuts that have worsened hardship for families in poverty

By - January 31, 2019

Economic Well-Being, Poverty & Basic Needs

A small investment to help kids succeed

Child Savings Accounts put more kids on track for success in education

By Jennifer Tran and Melinda Young-Flynn - January 28, 2019

Education, Income Inequality, Wealth & Opportunity

The pro-worker tool we need to fix our tax code

The Working Families Tax Credit would be a cost-of-living boost for nearly one million households

By - January 24, 2019

State Budget & Revenue, Working Families Tax Credit

Governor’s forward-thinking budget plan sets the state up for a healthy future

Proposal would add new, progressive revenue to fix perennial budget shortfall

By - December 15, 2018

Budget & Tax Analysis, State Budget & Revenue

New “public charge” proposal would harm Washington families

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

By - December 5, 2018

Economic Well-Being, Equity, Federal Policy, Healthy People & Communities, Poverty & Basic Needs

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