Washington Policy Watch

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New WA state rule on overtime pay can help fix income inequality

John Burbank | November 30, 2016

Two weeks ago the people of our state voted to raise the minimum wage to $11 an hour in 2017, and eventually $13.50 in 2020. It’s an important step fo

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We made history – together. Let’s take the next step.

Economic Opportunity Institute | November 28, 2016

Washington State has made history. On November 8th, people all across the state voted to pass Initiative 1433, which will guarantee access to paid sic

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