Washington Policy Watch

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WA voters support paid sick days standard, minimum wage increase — what’s standing in the way?

Economic Opportunity Institute | January 28, 2015

Few issues before Washington legislators in 2015 can match the overwhelming level of public support for increasing the minimum wage and ensuring every

John Burbank, EOI Executive Director
For Seahawks and workers, 12 is a magic number

Economic Opportunity Institute | January 28, 2015

12… 12… 12. It seems that everywhere we look, we see 12s. Windows, doors, cars, shirts, socks … 12, 12, 12. Which is as it should be, leading up to th

WA Budget Overview 2015 - chart 1
Four solutions for Washington state’s budget dilemma

Marilyn Watkins | January 27, 2015

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Join the movement to expand Social Security

Economic Opportunity Institute | January 26, 2015

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Show WA legislators you support Paid Sick Days and Paid Family Leave!

Economic Opportunity Institute | January 23, 2015

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Legislators look at bridging gender pay gap

Economic Opportunity Institute | January 23, 2015

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The Equal Pay Opportunity Act: A step toward fair wages for women

Economic Opportunity Institute | January 23, 2015

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