Category Archives: Government & Political Reform

Jennifer Tran, Washington State Budget and Policy Center Senior Policy Analyst, May 15

  Jennifer Tran, Washington State Budget and Policy Center Senior Policy Analyst May 15, 2018 Interview by Ken Winkes: Jennifer talks about the “Building an Inclusive Economy” report. For more ...

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Steve Garey, Retired President of the USW Local 12-591 & a Blue-Green Alliance & Alliance for Jobs and Clean Energy Member, Feb 6

    Steve Garey, Retired President of the USW Local 12-591 and a Blue-Green Alliance and Alliance for Jobs and Clean Energy Member, Feb. 6, 2018 Interview by Mark Lowry:  ...

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Nancy Altman; President of Social Security Works and Co-author of Social Security Works! Jan 2, 2018

  Nancy Altman; President of Social Security Works and Co-author of Social Security Works! Jan 02, 2018 Interview by Ken Winkes: Nancy explains how the new tax bill will hurt ...

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WA ACLU: Support WA Voters’ Rights Act, Get Involved

National ACLU People Power introduced their new 50 state initiative on voter rights with local meetings and a 90 minute video stream: https://peoplepower.org/stream.html In Washington the ACLU is recommending campaigning ...

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Kelli Smith, Policy Analyst for the Washington State Budget and Policy Center, June 20

  Kelli Smith, Policy Analyst for the Washington State Budget and Policy Center,  June 20, 2017 Interview by Ken Winkes: Kelli discusses Washington State’s two budget proposals and tax system ...

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Sen. Murray: “partisan Trump budget is an absolute non-starter”

Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) released the following statement on President Trump’s budget proposal released this morning. “This budget is a direct attack on workers, families, women, seniors, and the middle ...

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What are the 7 signs of impending tyranny? Watch the Video!

What are the 7 signs of impending tyranny? Watch Robert Reich’s latest video. As tyrants take control of democracies, they typically do 7 things: 1. They exaggerate their mandate to ...

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April Sims, Washington State Labor Council Field Director, Oct. 25

  April Sims, Washington State Labor Council Field Director, Oct. 25, 2016 Interview by Lori Province: April talks about I-1433 (Raise Minimum Wage and Earn Sick Days) and Labor Neighbor. ...

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House Sit-in Draws Attention to Inaction on Gun Violence Prevention

All eight Democrats in Washington state’s congressional delegation were among dozens of House and Senate Democrats who staged a sit-in on the House floor on Wednesday to demand a vote ...

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Hector Franco and Dr. Silverio Arenas, Campaign L&I Committee

  Hector Franco and Dr. Silverio Arenas, Campaign L&I Committee, Part 2 Apr. 26, 2016 Interview by Ken Winkes: Hector and Silverio explain what the problems are at the Washington ...

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