2014 Legislative Priorities for LGBTQ Economic Justice
Dream Act: In Washington State, not all students have access to financial aid. By denying undocumented students access to the State Need Grant, we are preventing talented, qualified students from pursuing higher education and from contributing fully to our communities and economy. Read More..
Basic Health Option: Safeguards affordable and accessible to health care coverage for low income and immigrants communities who don’t currently meet the ACA requirements. Read More..
Statewide Paid Sick Days: Ensures that workers can care for their health needs without losing their wages or jobs. Read More…
Raise the Minimum Wage: Increases statewide minimum wage to $12.00 over two years. Read More..
Close Affordable Care Act Loopholes: Ensures large corporations pay their fair share in employee health benefits. Read More..
Raise taxes by closing Tax Loopholes: Enables corporations to pay their fair share in taxes to support healthy local economies and communities. Read More..
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