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Thumbnail for - PubliCalendar: Natural Health and Equality
Jun 2, 2014
PubliCalendar
Today's picks for civic nerds.
Thumbnail for - Low-Wage Workers Deserve a Higher State Minimum
Jan 17, 2014
This Washington
Yes, raising the minimum wage will help low-income workers. No, it won't hurt the economy. And it's the fair thing to do. In a guest op/ed, EOI's John Burbank explains why.
Thumbnail for - Wage Gap Between Women, Men Grows in Washington State
Dec 15, 2011
The C is for Crank
A new report finds that income inequality between men and women continues to worsen in Washington State.
Thumbnail for - Report: State's Women Hit Hardest by Great Recession
Nov 21, 2011
The C is for Crank
A new report shows that the recession has disproportionately impacted Washington State women.
Thumbnail for - Study: San Francisco Restaurants Support Paid Sick Leave
May 9, 2011
City Hall
A new report by the Economic Opportunity Institute finds San Francisco employers support paid sick leave, which is required under a 2007 law.
Thumbnail for - Council Will Consider Citywide Mandatory Paid Sick Leave
Apr 25, 2011
News
City council members will consider legislation later this spring that would mandate paid sick leave for all employees in Seattle.