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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 - Morning Fizz: At Issue
Apr 19, 2013
Morning FIzz
Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring Boston, Olympia, and biking.
Thumbnail for - Morning Fizz: The Understatement of the Year
Jan 8, 2013
Morning Fizz
Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: Team McGinn on the phone, Rodney Tom in the house, a gun buyback, and more.
Thumbnail for - Inslee Should Follow the Data to Reduce Greenhouse Emissions
Jan 4, 2013
Opinion
Applying free-market cost benefit standards to environmentalism is the key.
Thumbnail for - Conservative Think Tank Tries to Undermine Health Standard in Transportation Policy
Feb 24, 2012
This Washington
A conservative think tank proposes an amendment that would water down legislation aimed at making improved health one of the state's transportation policy goals.
Thumbnail for - Report: Majority Support Charter Schools
Feb 23, 2012
This Washington
A new poll finds a strong majority in favor of legalizing charter schools in Washington State.
Thumbnail for - Transportation Choices Coalition: No, Transit Does Not Get Too Much Money
Feb 7, 2012
On Other Blogs
Transportation Choices Coalition eviscerates a misleading report by a conservative think tank claiming public transit gets too much money.
Thumbnail for - How Should the State Deal with the Budget Crisis?
Nov 1, 2011
ThinkTank
It's left brain vs. right brain in this week's ThinkTank: Is it time to raise revenue or is it time to make public employees and tribes pay?
Thumbnail for - Shocker: Slanted Transportation Poll Yields Slanted Results
May 18, 2011
News
Washington Policy Center poll proves that if you ask a slanted question, you'll get slanted results.
Thumbnail for - "Well, Mr. Mayor—You Cut Our Coffee Budget."
Jun 1, 2010
Morning Fizz
1. We got on the phone yesterday to get reactions from our congressional delegation in D.C. to Israel's lethal raid on the flotilla of aid ships bound for Gaza. We also contacted U.S. Senate...
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