If we want to lead the way for change, we’ve got to start at home and clean up our tax code so every community can thrive. Luckily, Thanksgiving is the perfect time to take stock of all the things we love and talk about what we can do to keep on fighting.
Last June, we came closer to a government shutdown than ever before in Washington’s 128 year history. Why? The simple answer is Washington’s upside-down tax code.
Tell your legislators to avoid a government shutdown by passing a budget that funds great schools.
On July 1st, our state government could shutdown.
The State House of Representatives just released their budget for the next two years, and there’s a lot in there to like.
The Republican-controlled State Senate just released their budget for the next two years, and it’s grim.
Legislators are coming home from Olympia for one reason: to listen to you.
Washington is a great place to live - if you can afford it. Unfortunately, far too many people in our state are struggling to keep a roof over their heads.
Have you read the headlines from the other Washington?
In a state known for firsts, why is Washington behind every other state when it comes to our tax code?
Washington’s state and local tax code is the most regressive in the nation – households with the lowest incomes pay taxes as a share of their income at a rate seven times higher than the richest households. That’s completely upside down.