Washington Policy Watch

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Dear Seattle: Having a Rich Neighbor Won’t Make You Rich

Matthew Streib | September 29, 2017

Cheerleaders of “prosperity” have treated the economic boom in Seattle like sports fans. When the Seahawks won the Super Bowl in 2014, crowds filled t

Members of the 113th Congress bow their heads in prayer as they convene in the Capitol in Washington January 3, 2013. In the wake of bruising fights in their own ranks over the "fiscal cliff" and aid for victims of superstorm Sandy - Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives open a new Congress on Thursday more divided than ever.  REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque  (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
ACA Repeal Efforts Are the Wake-Up Call We Need

Carolanne Sanders | September 25, 2017

Who would have thought that in 2017, we’d still be debating whether access to timely, quality, and affordable health care is a right and its provision

A view of Everett Community College. Source: Everett Community College
Underfunding college shifts burden, debt to students

John Burbank | September 20, 2017

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Reducing Red Tape Also Reduces Health-Care Costs for Consumers

Economic Opportunity Institute | September 11, 2017

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Let Amazon Hike Up Rents Somewhere Else

John Burbank | September 8, 2017

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Renegotiating NAFTA Would Be a Lot Easier, If We Knew What We Wanted

Economic Opportunity Institute | September 5, 2017

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Labor Day is a time for coming together

Marilyn Watkins | September 4, 2017

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A city of riches? EOI analysis shows most Seattle filers make less than 50K

Economic Opportunity Institute | August 30, 2017

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