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June 19, 2014

  • Goodbye, Jason
  • Welcome, Simone

June 9, 2014

  • Basic Family Budget Calculator
  • A Good Job for Economic Justice
  • Albany, June 18: Facts and Flaws of Oregon's Tax System

June 2, 2014

  • OCPP Is Hiring a Policy Analyst

May 15, 2014

  • Gains and Gaps in Oregon Health Coverage
  • Speaking of (Universal) Health Coverage . . .

April 30, 2014

  • Oregon Economy Grows, Income Inequality Soars
  • What Are the Perils of Growing Income Inequality?

April 15, 2014

  • David Cay Johnston Comes to Oregon to Discuss Income Inequality
  • Welcome OCPP's Newest Board Members, Mark Gardiner and Jim Mayer

April 7, 2014

  • Return-free Filing Is Taxes Done Right
  • Western Oregon University Screens American Winter

March 20, 2014

  • Profitable Corporations Pay No Oregon Income Taxes

February 26, 2014

  • Trucking Along, Avoiding Corporate Income Taxes
  • Next Week at Portland City Club: State of Equity

February 24, 2014

  • Is She Getting Paid for All Her Work?
  • Catch Chuck on Radio Discussing Income Inequality

February 18, 2014

  • Industries Topping the List of Wage Theft Complaints
  • Beyond Cover Oregon: The problem of uninsured and affordability will continue

February 11, 2014

  • Infographic: What Is Wage Theft?
  • Wondering "About OCPP"?

January 28, 2014

  • What's the Federal Poverty Level for 2014?
  • Inequality Surfaces at State Capitol

January 27, 2014

  • Uninsured Despite the Mandate
  • Hope to See You Tonight, Friends in Yamhill County

January 23, 2014

  • Toward a Budget That Addresses Racial Disparities
  • Upcoming Events: McMinnville, Portland and Salem!

January 14, 2014

  • Simple Guide to Basic Health
  • Reminder: Tonight's Event in Central Oregon
  • January 27: American Winter Showing in McMinnville

January 8, 2014

  • Oregon's Long-Term Unemployment Problem
  • American Winter Comes to Central Oregon

December 26, 2013

  • Because Facts Matter, OCPP Regrets & Corrects Error
  • Happy New Year!

December 26, 2013

  • Oregon 15-Cent Minimum Wage Increase Still Not Enough to Make Ends Meet
  • Happy New Year!

December 19, 2013

  • No Recovery for the Unemployed
  • We're Coming to Central Oregon in January
  • Happy Holidays!

December 17, 2013

  • Employee Misclassification Harms All Oregonians
  • Intel Deal and Ghost of Tom McCall

December 13, 2013

  • Award-Winning American Winter Is Coming to Bend

December 12, 2013

  • Wage Theft in Oregon
  • Tonight in Salem: Inequality for All

December 9, 2013

  • Oregon Got Nothing from Kitzhaber-Intel Deal
  • This Thursday in Salem . . .

December 3, 2013

  • The Real Problem with the Latest Tax Plan
  • And Speaking of Policies that Favor the Wealthy . . .

December 2, 2013

  • Oregon Economy and 50,000 Unemployed Oregonians Will Suffer if Congress Fails to Extend Emergency Aid
  • Haven't Seen Inequality for All? Join Us in Salem Next Week

November 27, 2013

  • Inequality for All, Followed by Discussion
  • Welcome Our New Board Members, Mary King and Will Neuhauser
  • Welcome Our New Intern, Daniel Hauser
  • Happy Thanksgiving!

November 7, 2013

  • Oregon Children in Poverty

October 30, 2013

  • Grand Bargain Tax Games Begin

October 15, 2013

  • If Poverty Were a City in Oregon . . .
  • Free Tickets: Inequality for All, Oct. 16

September 30, 2013

  • If You're Going to Make A Bad Deal, at Least Don't Make It Open-Ended
  • $5 Is A Good Deal

September 25, 2013

  • A Grandly Flawed Bargain

September 24, 2013

  • Special Screening of American Winter, Portland, Oct. 2

September 20, 2013

  • Special Advance Screening of Inequality for All, Portland, Sept. 26

September 19, 2013

  • A Graphic View of Poverty in Oregon
  • Struggling Families in Each Oregon Congressional District Need SNAP Improved, Not Cut
  • Portland, Oct. 2: Screening and Discussion of American Winter

September 17, 2013

  • Oregon Minimum Wage Increase Is Good for Workers and Economy
  • Portland, October 2: Screening and Discussion of American Winter

September 11, 2013

  • OCPP's Fact About the Working Poor Checks Out
  • Portland, 10/2: Screening and Discussion of American Winter

August 28, 2013

  • The Fierce Urgency of Full Employment
  • "American Winter": 2 Screenings in Eugene Next Week
  • Have a Happy and Safe Labor Day Weekend!

August 26, 2013

  • A Long Road Ahead for Oregon Workers
  • Policy Analysis Internship Opportunity
  • American Winter: 2 Screenings in Eugene Next Week

August 22, 2013

  • Improving Educational Attainment Is Best Way to Strengthen Oregon Economy
  • American Winter in Eugene on September 5

August 20, 2013

  • American Winter: Two Showings in Eugene on 9/5
  • Fall 2013 Policy Analysis Internship

August 15, 2013

  • Fall 2013 Internship Opportunity

August 7, 2013

  • Infographic: Oregon's Working Poor

July 23, 2013

  • Working But Still Stuck in Poverty
  • Welcome, Michelle

July 17, 2013

  • The McBudget vs. EPI's Basic Family Budget
  • Listen to Chuck's Talk at the City Club of Eugene

July 8, 2013

  • City Club of Eugene to Feature OCPP's Chuck Sheketoff

July 5, 2013

  • Wall Street Journal Reports on Oregon's Pay It Forward Plan

July 1, 2013

  • House Tax Credits Bill Rightly Puts Low-Income Working Families First; Senate Should Do Likewise

June 28, 2013

  • So they say their priorities is "jobs" . . .

June 27, 2013

  • Working But Still Poor
  • Welcome, Paul Meuse

June 24, 2013

  • Senate Votes to Close Out-of-State Bank Tax Loophole
  • "Inequality.is" Fun

June 14, 2013

  • What's the Strongest Defense Against Hunger?
  • Tonight: the Rise of the Monopolists

June 11, 2013

  • Basic Health's Advantages
  • This Week: Two Chances to Hear Pulitzer-Prize Winner David Cay Johnston

June 7, 2013

  • David Cay Johnston Double-Header

June 3, 2013

  • Bizarro World
  • Movie and a Policy Discussion

May 25, 2013

  • The World Turns Upside Down for the Tax Credit Committee
  • Small Businesses and the EITC Part 3: Extend and improve this tax credit
  • American Winter, Filmmaker Harry Gantz, Journalist David Cay Johnston and OCPP's Chuck Sheketoff
  • Happy Memorial Day Weekend!

May 21, 2013

  • Small Business Videos Urge Lawmakers to Renew and Improve the Oregon Earned Income Tax Credit
  • Salem Showing of American Winter, with Filmmaker Harry Gantz, OCPP's Chuck Sheketoff and Journalist David Cay Johnston

May 6, 2013

  • Oregon's Lesson to the Nation: Medicaid Works

April 30, 2013

  • The Misguided "Small Business Tax Cut"
  • Two Job Openings

April 26, 2013

  • Keep Your Eye on the Jobs-to-Worker Ratio
  • Speaking of Jobs, We Have Two Openings to Fill

April 19, 2013

  • Part-time Administrative Assistant
  • Summer Research Assistant

April 12, 2013

  • Tax Facts that Matter
  • Wyden is positioned to protect low-income working families
  • Putting Nike's $96,000-a-day compensation into perspective
  • Taxes: Yes We Must, No We Don't

April 3, 2013

  • The Place for Oregon to Start on Tax Reform
  • EITC Legislation Continues to Move Forward

March 28, 2013

  • A Progressive Revenue Plan That Raises $300 Million

March 26, 2013

  • No Correlation: Economic Growth and Tax Rates on the Rich

March 21, 2013

  • Basic Health May Be What the Doctor Ordered for Oregon

March 18, 2013

  • Infographic: TANF Income Limit Frozen for Over Two Decades
  • American Winter Airs on HBO Tonight, Mar. 18
  • Our Website Is Now Smartphone Friendly
  • Oregon EITC Renewal Bill Makes It Out of Committee

March 12, 2013

  • It Shouldn't Be This Hard to Get Paid

March 4, 2013

  • How "Basic Health" Could Strengthen Oregon's Health Reform Efforts
  • Can You Help Us Redesign Our Reports?

March 1, 2013

  • Nine Banks Not Taxed
  • Award-Winning American Winter Airs on HBO

February 25, 2013

  • Preserve the Credit Workers Have Earned

February 22, 2013

  • New Nike Slogan: "I Was Already Just Doing It"

February 21, 2013

  • Thank you, U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn

February 19, 2013

  • Taxes 101 and Revenue Raising Ideas

February 11, 2013

  • It's National 2-1-1 Day!

February 7, 2013

  • Images of Progress in Oregon Health Coverate
  • Catch OCPP on the Big Screen in American Winter
  • Dude, How Much Did that Car Cost? Or Why the Federal Offset Matters

February 1, 2013

  • Oregon's Tax System: Poor and Middle Pay More than Rich
  • American Winter Premieres in Portland, Feb. 17 and 18

January 24, 2013

  • What's the Federal Poverty Level for 2013?
  • Jared Bernstein Brings "A Message of Hope for the Future," Jan. 28 and 29

January 22, 2013

  • Spring 2013 Policy Analysis Internship
  • Meet and Hear Jared Bernstein, Jan. 28 and 29

January 18, 2013

  • A Dream Deferred: Poverty and Median Household Income in Oregon by Race and Ethnicity
  • Meet and Hear Jared Bernstein, Jan. 28 and 29

Update: January 14, 2013

  • Oregon's Wage Theft Problem Persists
  • How Many Working Families in Your District Benefit from Oregon's EITC?
  • Watch We're Not Broke for Free on Hulu Starting Jan. 15
  • Jared Bernstein Talks: Jan. 28 and 29

Update: December 27, 2012

  • New Year Rings in Pay Hike for Oregon Minimum Wage Earners
  • Congress Needs to Extend Emergency Unemployment Insurance - Now
  • Happy New Year! OCPP wish you and your family a happy, safe and prosperous New Year.

December 14, 2012

  • Beware "Tax Certainty"
  • Jeld-Wen's HQ Decision: Proof that Taxes Don't Matter and Nike Deal Is Foolish
  • CBPP: Nike, Oregon, and the Race to the Bottom
  • More Great Blogs on Nike Tax Deal

December 11, 2012

  • A Highly Dubious Assumption in the Governor's Proposed Nike Deal

November 16, 2012

  • Don't Let It Sunset Across Oregon: Renew and Strengthen the Oregon Earned Income Tax Credit

November 14, 2012

  • Oregon's Richest Pull Away from the Rest, Especially from Those in the Middle

November 8, 2012

  • Documentary on How Corporations Avoid Taxation
  • Spring 2013 Policy Analysis Internship

October 22, 2012

  • Cast Your Ballot

October 11, 2012

  • A Graphic View of Poverty

October 6, 2012

  • My Sequel to We're Not Broke
  • $96,000 a Day and the Great Disconnect
  • What the State Entrepreneurship Index Says to Oregon Voters

October 5, 2012

  • Response to The Oregonian: Tax Cuts for the Rich Grow Income Inequality, Not the Economy
  • Does Jesus Care?
  • Accepting Applications for Fall Internship

October 4, 2012

  • When You Think About Oregon's 42%, Think "Worker"

September 20, 2012

  • Oregon Poverty Rises, Worse for Children and Minorities

September 17, 2012

  • OCPP Says About 128,000 Oregon Jobs Will Pay More in 2013

September 12, 2012

  • Oregon Is the Only State with Improved Health Coverage, but Poverty Rises and Income Flatlines
  • Documentary on Corporate Tax Avoidance Showing in Salem on 9/13

August 31, 2012

  • The Long Suffering Middle and Bottom

August 2, 2012

  • State Slashes Help for Victims of Wage Theft

July 25, 2012

  • Oregon Ties for Nation's Lowest Business Tax

July 24, 2012

  • The Suffocation of Oregon's Middle Class

July 19, 2012

  • Income Inequality in Oregon Rises Again
  • The Oregon Estate Tax's $2 Billion Loophole

June 28, 2012

  • We're All in This Together to Help 440,000 Uninsured Oregonians


June 21, 2012

  • Study Shows Extent to Which Congressional GOP Tax Plan, Compared to President's Plan, Favors Wealthy Oregonians

May 21, 2012

  • Evidence of Widespread Wage Theft
  • Roy Zimmerman Plays Benefit Concerts for OCPP

April 30, 2012

  • Updated ABCs of CCOs: The Basics of How Oregon Aims to Transform Health Care

April 12, 2012

  • Tax Facts That Matter: 2012 Edition
  • Oregon Income Taxes Reach into Poverty

April 2, 2012

  • Oregonians Have More Income
  • CBS News Cites OCPP's Affordable Care Act Report

March 22, 2012

  • How the Affordable Care Act Lowers Costs for Small Businesses

March 16, 2012

  • An Anniversary Present for Oregon Small Businesses

March 12, 2012

  • Defining "Poverty" Matters
  • Accepting Applications for Summer Research Assistant

February 24, 2012

  • What's the Federal Poverty Level for 2012?

February 17, 2012

  • Laffer Is #Laffable

February 15, 2012

  • High Income Taxes Accompany Stronger State Economies

February 9, 2012

  • In What Industries is Wage Theft Prevalent?
  • Oregon Lawmakers to Hear of Harm Wrought by Wage Theft

January 27, 2012

  • Families Living Paycheck-to-Paycheck Need to Know the EITC Will Be There

January 25, 2012

  • Undocumented Workers Are Taxpayers, Too

December 28, 2011

  • Over 100,000 Oregonians Get Pay Raise on New Year's Day

December 27, 2011

  • New Year Brings $118 Million Tax Cut for Oregon's Wealthiest

December 20, 2011

  • It's Business as Usual If You Ignore Income Inequality and Poverty
  • Happy Holidays!


December 14, 2011

  • A View of the State of Working Oregon: The Economy and Income Inequality
  • Retail Workers Warned to Beware of Wage Thieves This Holiday Season

December 7, 2011

  • Major Corporations, Including Intel, Pay No State Income Taxes
  • Meet Joan, OCPP's New Administrative Assistant
  • Farewell, Lee

November 18, 2011

  • 455 Million Reasons to Say "Thank You" to Voters
  • Help Unemployed People Tell Their Stories

November 16, 2011

  • Working Poor Oregonians Pay More in Income Taxes Than Poor in Most Other States

November 9, 2011

  • A Graphic View of Poverty in Oregon
  • Meet Marielle

November 7, 2011

  • We Need a Do-Something Congress
  • An Otherwise Good-to-See News Story in The Oregonian
  • Survey: Impact of TANF Cuts

October 28, 2011

  • Watch: The Fraying of Oregon's Middle Class and What We Can Do
  • November 5: Workshop on Building Nonprofit Capacity for Public Policy Engagement

October 10, 2011

  • Measures 66 and 67 Are a Guide for Nation
  • Fall Internship Opportunity
  • November 5: Workshop on Building Nonprofit Capacity for Public Policy Engagement

October 3, 2011

  • Confront Poverty to Improve Education
  • Brad Larsen Joins OCPP Board
  • Fall Internship Opportunity
  • November 5: Workshop on Building Nonprofit Capacity for Public Policy Engagement

September 22, 2011

  • Recession Continues to Hammer Oregonians, Particularly Children and Minorities
  • Oregon's Progress on Child Health Coverage Offers Hope
  • Fall Internship Opportunity
  • Portland, September 27: Worry Free Advocacy Workshop

September 15, 2011

  • Oregon's 30-Cent Minimum Wage Hike Good For Workers and the Economy
  • Conference on Hunger and the Budget Crisis This Saturday
  • Workshop on Building Nonprofit Public Policy Capacity

September 13, 2011

  • Oregon Poverty Rate Underscores Need for Action
  • In Case You Missed It: OCPP Op-ed on Oregon Health Exchange
  • September 17 Conference: Hunger and the Budget Crisis
  • September 27: Workshop on Non-Profit Advocacy and Election-Related Activities

September 8, 2011

  • Two Papers Examine Threat to Oregon's Health Exchange Posed by "Adverse Selection"
  • Conference in Portland: Hunger and the Budget Crisis

September 1, 2011

  • Narrow the Income Gap to Lift the Economy
  • Workshop on Non-Profit Advocacy and Election-Related Activities

August 30, 2011

  • Oregon's Middle Class Under Threat
  • Workshop on Non-Profit Advocacy and Election-Related Activities

August 29, 2011

  • Revenue, Not Spending, Is Budget Concern -- Extending Temporary Tax Measure Should Be Option
  • Jobs Not Cuts: Rallies Throughout Oregon

August 11, 2011

  • Corporate Funded Study Says Oregon Has Nation's Fifth Lowest Business Taxes

August 10, 2011

  • Portland's Personal Income Growth Beats National Average
  • Millionaires Pay No Federal Income Taxes

August 8, 2011

  • Listen to Why The Rich Stay Put After Tax Increases

July 26, 2011

  • Tax Code Sunsets and the Dawn of Majority Rule

July 20, 2011

  • Despite the recession, Oregon expands health coverage with federal help

July 1, 2011

  • Balanced Budget Amendment: Still Flawed, More Dangerous
  • OCPP Is Hiring a Part-Time Administrative Assistant
  • Have a Happy Fourth of July!

June 28, 2011

  • Governor Should Veto Subsidy of Wall Street and Wealthy Investors
  • Message to Congress: Reduce the Deficit Without Increasing Poverty
  • Check Out OCPP's Newly Redesigned Website

June 20, 2011

  • Get a Preview of Wednesday's Comedy Concert . . . and Buy Your Tickets!
  • Meet Paula, OCPP's Summer Research Assistant

June 14, 2011

  • The Four Flaws of a Capital Gains Income Tax Cut

June 13, 2011

  • OCPP Presents Roy Zimmerman "Live from the Starving Ear"


June 8, 2011

  • The EITC Benefits by District
  • The EITC and Tax Refund Products by District
  • Think the Ryan Budget Plan Is Scary? Consider the Balanced Budget Amendment

June 2, 2011

  • Oregon's Mushrooming Millionaires
  • Because Facts -- and Humor -- Matter

  • May 25, 2011
    • OCPP Presents Roy Zimmerman "Live from the Starving Ear"

    May 24, 2011

    • Will Lawmakers Prioritize Oregon's Middle Class?

    May 23, 2011

    • Wage Theft in Oregon's Construction Industry Tallied

    May 16, 2011

    • Rally for a Better Way for Oregon

    April 29, 2011

    • Trade the Kicker for a Boot That Stomps on the Middle Class?
    • Save the Date!


    April 26, 2011

    • Wage Theft in Oregon Is "Extensive"

    April 21, 2011

    • Corporate Study Says Oregon Has Second Lowest Tax Rate on New Investments
    • Intel's Message on Higher Education Doest Not Compute
    • Watch Panel Discussion on Oregon Tax Expenditures

    April 15, 2011

    • Tax Facts That Matter
    • 9 Things the Rich Don't Want You to Know About Taxes
    • Tell Oregon Lawmakers Your Views on the Proposed Budget
    • Double Your Money When You Support OCPP

    April 8, 2011

    • Ryan Budget Plan: More Prosperity for the Rich, More Pain for the Poor
    • Welcome Ray Caballero, OCPP's Newest Board Member
    • Thank You, Bob Stoll, for Your Years of Leadership

    April 5, 2011

    • Oregon Can Do Better Than Harm Poor Kids

    March 25, 2011

    • Oregon Per Capita Income Continues to Rise
    • Help Fight Against Wage Theft

    March 18, 2011

    • Celebrating the Affordable Care Act's Anniversary and Achievements
    • Accepting Summer Research Assistant Applications

    March 10, 2011

    • EITC Boost Should be Legislature's Top Tax Expenditure Priority

    February 25, 2011
    • The Costly and Ineffective Home Ownership Subsidy
    • Services Cuts for the Vulnerable, Tax Breaks for the Rich

    February 23, 2011

    • Conserving Energy While Creating Jobs

    February 18, 2011

    • What Do the GOP's Proposed Budget Cuts Mean for Oregon and the Nation?
    • Meet Jason Gettel, OCPP's Newest Policy Analyst

    February 8, 2011

    • Reel Inefficiency
    • Have a Heart Day

    January 31, 2011

    • Oregon's Cash Assistance Program Helps Far Fewer Needy Families Than 15 Years Ago
    • See Video of Chuck Sheketoff's Presentation on Oregon's Fiscal Situation
    • In Case You Missed It: OCPP on OPB's Story on Measures 66 and 67
    • Join Us on Have a Heart Day

    January 25, 2011

    • Respect Oregonians' Historic "Yes" Vote
    • Feds Issue 2011 Poverty Level
    • EITC by the Numbers in Your District

    December 30, 2010

    • Oregon Minimum Wage Rises by 10 Cents on New Year's Day
    • Health Reform Rings in New Year with Good News for Seniors
    • Happy New Year!

    December 22, 2010

    • OCPP Dismantles Wall Street Journal Attack on Oregon Tax Measure
    • Happy Holidays!

    December 20, 2010

    • A Tax Cut That Bleeds Revenue and Penalizes Work

    November 23, 2010

    • Food Insecurity, Hunger and the Great Recession
    • Thanks, and Happy Thanksgiving!

    November 18, 2010

    • Small Businesses Need Customers, Not Tax Cuts for the Wealthy

    November 16, 2010

    • Oregonians Call On Congress to Let Bush-Era High-Income Tax Cuts Expire

    October 22, 2010

    • It's a Matter of Priorities

    October 14, 2010

    • They Still Won't Say Recession

    October 8, 2010

    • Why Won't They Say Recession
    • OCPP Is Hiring a Policy Analyst

    October 6, 2010

    • Uninsured, Poor Oregonians Should Take a Chance With the Oregon Health Plan

    September 28, 2010

    • Oregon Poverty Rate Rises, Median Income Drops
    • Health Care Act's Tax Credit Will Help One in Eight Non-Elderly Oregonians
    • OCPP Is HIring a Senior Policy Analyst

    September 22, 2010

    • The Month When Americans Began to Take Back Their Health Care
    • Announcing Fall Internships

    September 20, 2010

    • Oregon Minimum Wage Rise Is Welcome News for Lowest-Paid Workers
    • EITC by the Numbers in Your District
    • Announcing Fall Internships

    September 3, 2010

    • Unionized Workforce is a "Ray of Hope" Amid Economic Gloom
    • Have a Happy Labor Day Weekend!

    August 31, 2010

    • Wage Theft Robs Workers and the Economy
    • OCPP Is Hiring a Senior Policy Analyst

    August 26, 2010

    • Profitable Corporations Don't Need Oregon's Charity, So Stop the Kicker Spending
    • Learn About and Provide Input on Health Insurance Exchange for Oregon
    • Know Any Policy Analyst Looking for Work?

    August 24, 2010

    • Limiting Itemized Deductions That Mostly Benefit the Well-Off Would Help Oregon Address Its Revenue Woes
    • OCPP is Hiring a Senior Policy Analyst

    August 16, 2010

    • Seize the Moment to Change the Nation's Direction Through Responsible Federal Taxes

    August 10, 2010

    • Feds Publish New Poverty Income Guidelines
    • OCPP Is Hiring a Senior Policy Analyst

    July 29, 2010

    • Preventing the Economy From Sliding Back Into the Ditch

    July 22, 2010

    • Congress Extends Unemployment Insurance Lifeline, but Will It Take Additional Steps to Protect Jobs?

    July 14, 2010

    • Correction to The Swing of the Budget Ax

    July 12, 2010

    • The Swing of the Budget Ax

    June 25, 2010

    • Attending AmericaSpeaks Event? Here Are Resources for You
    • U.S. Senate Vote Threatens Oregon's and Nation's Recovery
    • Finding Money in Oregon's Messiest Room

    June 23, 2010

    • What's at Stake for Oregon if Congress Fails to Extend Key Recovery Act Provisions?
    • Pro-work, Pro-family, Fiscally Responsible Tax Policies
    • America, Listen to Paul Krugman
    • Meet Jason Gettel, Research Assistant

    June 17, 2010

    • Town Hall Meeting on Nation's Economic, Fiscal Challenges

    June 15, 2010

    • Oregon Jobs Data Show Why Recovery Act Extensions Are Needed
    • Meet Michael Cruz, Research Assistant

    June 2, 2010

    • Tomorrow is Comedy Night; Get Your Discounted Tickets

    May 27, 2010

    • Federal Ban on Discrimination Against Pre-existing Conditions Will Benefit 1 in 4 Non-elderly Oregonians
    • Economic News Got You Down? Come Laugh With Us
    • Have a Happy and Safe Memorial Day Weekend!

    May 20, 2010

    • Congress Should Continue What's Working: TANF ECF
    • Facts Matter, but So Does Laughter!

    May 4, 2010

    • A Great Gift for Oregon Moms (and Dads)

    April 29, 2010

    • Oregon Still Among Minority of States That Tax Poor Families' Wages
    • Stop Spreading Rumors

    April 22, 2010

    • What Will Oregonians Get Under Federal Tax Cut Options?

    April 19, 2010

    • Some Things You Just Can't Google
    • Get Some Perspective on Tax Debates

    April 14, 2010

    • Tax Day Reality Check: Oregon Revenue and Spending Have Remained Stable
    • Nearly All Oregonians Received a Federal Tax Cut, Thanks to Obama

    April 6, 2010

    • Corporate-Funded Study Says Oregon Business Taxes Are Lowest and Deliver Biggest Bang for Buck
    • Knock, Knock. Who's There?

    March 29, 2010

    • A Test of a True Deficit Hawk
    • Caring for Oregon Families Through Paid Family Leave Insurance

    March 18, 2010

    • Five Recovery Act Programs Pump Over $1.5 Billion Into Oregon
    • OCPP Is Hiring: Summer Research Assistant

    March 3, 2010

    • OCPP Is Hiring: Summer Research Assistant

    February 23, 2010

    • Congress: Cross the Health Reform Finish Line

    February 19, 2010

    • A Revenue Reservoir to Achieve Fiscal Stability

    February 9, 2010

    • Corporate Kicker Rears its Ugly Head

    January 29, 2010

    • Revitalizing Community, Revitalizing Our Economy
    • Oregon Soars, OCPP Makes Waves Nationally
    • Thank You, Kay

    January 27, 2010

    • We Win! Oregonians Say "Yes" to an "Economy That Works for Everyone"

    January 21, 2010

    • Unemployment Data Underscore Need for Oregon Voters and Congress to Step Up
    • Meet Angela Martin, OCPP's Newest Board Member
    • Cortright Rips Apart Pozdena, Fruits and Conerly Economic Claims
    • Announcing Spring Internships

    January 18, 2010

    • Honor MLK: Serve the "Yes" Campaign and Be Great

    January 4, 2010

    • Eugene City Club to Host Measure 66 and 67 Debate
    • Still Time to Register for Bang or Bust 2010 . . .
    • Thank You for Supporting OCPP!

    December 30, 2009

    • Let Businesses Speak Truth to Folly
    • Thanks and Happy New Year

    December 17, 2009

    • More Oregonians Would Be Poor but for Recovery Act
    • Learn About Measures 66 and 67

    November 24, 2009

    • Experts Debunk Claim That Tax Measures Would Cost Jobs
    • Spread the Word About Healthy Kids Enrollment
    • Voter Registration and January's Special Election

    November 19, 2009

    • Revenue Forecast Shows Legislature Did the Right Thing

    November 17, 2009

    • Oregon Hunger Rate Surges; Food Stamps Fill Need
    • Vote Yes for Oregon!

    November 4, 2009

    • Oregon Among Few States That Tax Income of Poor Families
    • Order Copies of Measures 66 and 67 Flowcharts

    November 3, 2009

    • Simple, Visual Explanations of Measures 66 and 67
    • The Lecture's Free, but You Gotta RSVP

    October 30, 2009

    • Making Money and Paying the Corporate Minimum Tax
    • Meet Sakib, Our Fall Intern

    October 20, 2009

    • A Wallop of a Message on the Need for Health Reform
    • Oregonians Urge Senators to Protect Vulnerable Families from Higher Energy Prices
    • Last Chance to Register for Advocacy Training for Nonprofits
    • Lecture on A Case for Government: Reframing Public Perception

    October 12, 2009

    • Measures 66 and 67 Move Oregon Closer to a Tax System Based on Ability to Pay
    • Worry Free Advocacy for Nonprofits: Registration Deadline Approaching

    October 9, 2009

    • You're Invited to A Case for Government: Reframing Public Perception

    October 7, 2009

    • Oregon Economists Endorse Legislature's Tax Measures
    • Nonprofits: Don't Sweat About Engaging in Advocacy
    • You're Invited to a Forum on Faith, Health Reform and Our Community

    September 29, 2009

    • Oregon's Poverty Rate Rises in First Year of Recession
    • Nonprofits: Learn Your Rights to Help Pass Legislation at Ballot Box and at Legislature

    September 25, 2009

    • Statement on Likely Ballot Measures: Yes Means Yes, No Means Trouble

    September 23, 2009

    • Survey Shows One in Six Oregonians Lacked Health Insurance, Median Household Income Stagnant
    • Nonprofits: Learn Your Rights to Help Pass Legislation at Ballot Box and at Legislature
    • Engage . . . in the Oregon Civic Engagement Conference

    September 16, 2009

    • Oregon's Minimum Wage Won't Rise in 2010
    • OCPP to Participate in the Oregon Civic Engagement Conference, and So Can You

    September 10, 2009

    • No Progress in Expanding Health Coverage or Reducing Poverty

    September 4, 2009

    • Report Highlights "Woes and Wishes" for Workers This Labor Day
    • Have Safe and Relaxing Labor Day Weekend!

    September 1, 2009

    • Thousands of Unemployed Oregonians Need Congress to Act
    • Meet Steve Robinson, OCPP's Newest Policy Analyst

    August 28, 2009

    • Even With Tax Increase, Corporations' Share of Oregon Income Taxes Still Lags
    • Announcing Fall Internships

    August 21, 2009

    • Welfare Reform Anniversary: Self-Sufficiency Goal Further Away

    August 4, 2009

    • New Poll Shows Most Oregonians Back Legislature's Tax Measures

    July 31, 2009

    • Small Businesses: Big Winners Under Health Reform

    July 22, 2009

    • Will Health Reform Bill Create an Incentive to Discriminate?

    July 17, 2009

    • Because Facts Matter, OCPP Regrets and Corrects Error

    June 30, 2009

    • Affordability Is Key to Real Health Care Reform

    June 18, 2009

    • OCPP Calls for Audit and Investigation of Film Subsidy Program
    • Goodbye and Best Wishes, Mike

    June 11, 2009

    • EITC Increase Needed to Offset Transportation Act's Regressive Tax and Fee Hikes

    June 10, 2009

    • What's More Important to Oregon's Seniors?

    June 9, 2009

    • Without New Revenue, Oregonians' Pain Will Deepen

    June 4, 2009

    • Take Part in Sunday's United for Oregon March
    • Welcome Steve Haberkorn, Our Summer Research Assistant
    • OCPP Is Hiring a Senior Policy Analyst

    June 2, 2009

    • A Tax Increase on Wealthy Oregonians Is a No-Brainer
    • OCPP Is Hiring a Senior Policy Analyst

    May 28, 2009

    • The Climate Change Oregon Needs
    • OCPP Is Hiring a Senior Policy Analyst

    May 22, 2009

    • Oregon Should Follow the Feds in Not Taxing Some Unemployment Benefits
    • OCPP Is Hiring a Senior Policy Analyst
    • Have a Great Memorial Day Weekend!

    May 18, 2009

    • Jobs in Oregon Will Remain Scarce Well Into Next Decade

    May 12, 2009

    • Improving the Oregon EITC Should Be Part of Any Revenue Package

    May 11, 2009

    • OCPP Is Hiring a Senior Policy Analyst

    April 30, 2008

    • Congressional Budget Is Good News for Oregonians

    April 28, 2009

    • The Lesson in My Bank's Failure
    • Mike Leachman to Appear on Jefferson Public Radio Tomorrow

    April 21, 2009

    • More Oregonians Now Eligible for Unemployment Benefits
    • Welcome Bob and President Joe

    April 14, 2009

    • "Tea Party" Political Operatives Fail History Class
    • Hearings Offer Chance to Comment on Potential Cuts to Vital Public Services

    April 9, 2009

    • OCPP Examines Bills on Breast and Cervical Cancer Programs
    • OCPP Featured in State EITC Online

    March 31, 2009

    • April 30th: Building a Better Economy
    • New Tax Credit Kicks In for 1.3 Million Oregonians

    March 23, 2009

    • How Two Bills Would Further Improve Two Oregon's Unemployment Insurance System

    March 20, 2009

    • End Oregon's Rob-Peter-to-Pay-Paul Funding Schemes

    March 16, 2009

    • Record Oregon Unemployment Numbers Underscore Need to Modernize Unemployment Insurance System

    March 12, 2009

    • Preregister by Monday for March 19 Panel in Bend: "Oregon Tax Reform in the Current Budget Crisis"

    March 6, 2009

    • New Guide to Stimulus Bill

    March 3, 2009

    • Business Group Says Oregon Business Taxes Are Second Lowest Among All States and District of Columbia

    February 27, 2009

    • How Will the Economic Recovery Package Help Oregon?

    February 23, 2009

    • New Data Show Thousands of Profitable Corporations Pay No Oregon Income Taxes Except the $10 Minimum

    February 18, 2009

    • Fact Sheets Examine Pending Bills to Modernize Oregon's Unemployment Insurance System

    February 13, 2009

    • Fact Sheet Estimates House Economic Recovery Package's Impact on Oregon

    February 12, 2009

    • A Victory That Helps Oregon Take Control of Its Fiscal Situation

    February 10, 2009

    • An Improved Tax Credit, a New Direction for Oregon
    • Wondering How to Protect School Funding? Watch Cable Channel 28

    February 6, 2009

    • House Recovery Bill Would Ease Health Care Squeeze

    February 3, 2009

    • Fact Sheet Estimates House Economic Recovery Package's Impact on Oregon

    January 23, 2009

    • Federal Government Issues New Poverty Line for 2009
    • Not Your Grandfather's Workforce, but It's Still His Unemployment Insurance System
    • Mike Leachman Will Be the Guest on KLCC's Sunday at Noon Program

    January 15, 2009

    • SCHIP Bill Clears Senate Committee

    January 9, 2009

    • Health Coverage Too Costly for Laid-Off Workers
    • Chuck Sheketoff Speaks on "Tumultuous Times -- Serious Solutions"
    • Mike Leachman Speaks on The State of Working Oregon

    December 30, 2008

    • New Year Kicks In Generous Federal Estate Tax Rules
    • New Year Brings Boost in Oregon's Minimum Wage

    December 23, 2008

    • Aid States, Prevent Worsening of Poverty

    December 16, 2008

    • Build an Oregon That Works for Working Families

    December 3, 2008

    • Only a Handful of Oregonians Pay the Estate Tax
    • Last Chance to Pre-order State of Working Oregon
    • Announcing Spring and Summer Internships

    November 26, 2008

    • Fired Up and Ready to Go End Poverty
    • Benchmarks Don't Move us Forward
    • Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Ensuring All Oregonians Win

    November 19, 2008

    • Solve Oregon's Revenue Shortfalls With Revenue Solutions

    November 11, 2008

    • Kids' Health Coverage and the Economy

    November 7, 2008

    • Navigating Rough Seas: 2009 State and Federal Budget Advocacy Training
    • Interns Wanted

    October 31, 2008

    • Hands Off Our School Children's Recession Cookie Jar
    • The Worst Thing You Can Do in a Recession

    October 17, 2008

    • Measure 59 Would Raise Taxes on Retirees
    • Hear OCPP Debate M59 on Air and Online

    October 10, 2008

    • Employment-Based Health Coverage Shrinks in Oregon
    • Listen to Chuck Sheketoff's Discussion of Measure 59
    • Looking for a Good Read?

    September 24, 2008

    • Oregonians Risk Missing Out on Stimulus Checks
    • Don't Trade Oregon's Tax Bambino

    September 16, 2008

    • Oregon's Minimum Wage Hike Helps Offset Rising Costs
    • Weak Jobs Report Suggests Oregon Is in Recession

    September 9, 2008

    • Worried About the Initiatives?

    September 4, 2008

    • Last Day for Advocacy Training Discount

    August 29, 2008

    • Window Dressing or Real Reform?

    August 28, 2008

    • OCPP on Today's Economic Revenue Forecast

    August 26, 2008

    • Oregonians Still Mired in Poverty
    • It's No Contest
    • On the Road With Measure 59

    August 22, 2008

    • OCPP Analysis Shows Oregon Makes Progress Against Food Insecurity
    • Worry-Free Advocacy for Nonprofits

    August 18, 2008

    • Measure 59 exposed

    August 15, 2008

    • Time is running out to claim stimulus checks
    • WCI: Neutralize the low-income argument
    • Nonprofits: Don't sweat about advocacy

    July 30, 2008

    • Oregon Comes Out a Loser in Trade Balance with China
    • Help Tell the Story of Oregon's Economy

    July 16, 2008

    • OCPP's "Because facts matter" Tagline Wins National Award
    • Child Tax Credit Fix Would Help 155,000 Oregon Children

    July 9, 2008

    • Data and Common Sense Be Damned
    • Fireworks Later This Year

    June 23, 2008

    • The New Deal Still a Good Deal
    • State of Working Oregon Still a Great Deal

    June 19, 2008

    • Help Build a Powerful Economic Argument

    June 5, 2008

    • Whitehouse Right on Climate Change
    • Because Facts Matter, and So Does a Good Tagline

    May 27, 2008

    • Leave No Teacher Behind

    May 15, 2008

    • Good Jobs and a Better Future

    May 14, 2008

    • Need Timber Payment Money?

    May 2, 2008

    • OCPP Regrets and Corrects Error

    May 1, 2008

    • Underscore the "Us" in Sustainability

    April 25, 2008

    • Who pays more in state and local taxes?
    • Learn "crunch-style" economics

    April 22, 2008

    • Reminder: Advocacy Training in Eugene May 13
    • How would you spend $12 billion? Help design the Oregon human services budget

    April 18, 2008

    • Walden, Hooley & Kulongoski

    April 17, 2008

    • Climate Change & Low-Income Families

    April 14, 2008

    • Updated fact sheet on harmful Medicaid rules

    April 11, 2008

    • Feeling Crunched?

    April 9, 2008

    • Oregon's Wealthiest Pulling Away

    March 26, 2008

    • Expanding the Earned Income Credit
    • A Tax System that Matches Oregon Values
    • Use the Election to Push for Sound Economic Policies

    March 25, 2008

    • Advocacy Training in Eugene May 13
    • Interns Join OCPP; Summer Internship Available

    March 14, 2008

    • Oregon Doubles Its Venture Capital Without Tax Break
    • What do you think? Click the link and tell us.

    March 12, 2008

    • 39 Oregon groups express alarm about new Medicaid rules
    • You are paying for a Free Lunch!
    • Median family income and poverty
    • Welcome Sebastian José

    March 3, 2008

    • Revised Medicaid Fact Sheet

    February 29, 2008

    • Economic inequality reemerges, opportunity withers
    • New medicaid regulations to cut Oregon health funds
    • Want a better OCPP website?

    February 21, 2008

    • Bush Budget Would Hurt Oregonians

    February 20, 2008

    • Where will the subprime pain be felt?
    • Deadline approaches for health lottery registration

    February 13, 2008

    • Fiscal Danger Ahead

    February 11, 2008

    • Dog of a tax break triggers fiscal emergency
    • Reminder: Free nonprofit advocacy training

    February 6, 2008

    • Nonprofits: Make Your Voices Heard!

    February 1, 2008

    • Subprime Lending by Legislative District

    January 31, 2008

    • Oregon Lottery Scratch-its: The New Joe Camel
    • OCPP Finds Racial Pattern in Oregon's Subprime Lending
    • March 14 - Save the Date for Advocacy Training

    January 28, 2008

    • OCPP encourages poor to gamble with OHP lottery

    January 25, 2008

    • Economic stimulus package exposes Oregon . . .
    • Poverty line rises, impacting Oregon Health Plan
    • Greed or greatness?

    January 22, 2008

    • What does the income tax on capital gains have in common with Babe Ruth?
    • Important dates for your calendar!
    • Do you GoodSearch for OCPP?

    January 17, 2008

    • Economic stimulus: why advocates should care
    • Strategic planning for public policy engagement
    • Save the date: OCPP's March 14 advocacy training

    January 15, 2008

    • America: A Country of Greed or Greatness?
    • Want more Andy Stern?
    • Latest data on hunger by state

    January 8, 2008

    • How Big an Umbrella Does Oregon Need?
    • Oregon Health Plan is expanding enrollment
    • Supply-Side Economics = Crackpot Economics

    January 3, 2008

    • Bringing stability to our tax structure
    • State won't be ready for fiscal storm
    • Oregon's minimum wage increases
    • OCPP internships!

    December 19, 2007

    • CenterPoints column: A New Year's Resolution for Oregon
    • News Release: Tax System Keeps Oregon Afloat While Others Drown in Red Ink

    December 14, 2007

    • Predictably Wrong: Tax Foundation's Business Climate Index Again Misrepresents the Significance of Oregon's Low Business Taxes

    December 7, 2007

    • Olsen-Hasek wins; Oregonians lose
    • New TANF resource page

    December 5, 2007

    • Oregon organizations call for enactment of SCHIP

    November 28, 2007

    • Empty Cupboards, Empty Feelings
    • Meet Lee Mercer, Outreach Coordinater

    November 20, 2007

    • Tax Cutting Away the Middle Class
    • Vote For the Most Kickin' Kicker Message!

    November 16, 2007

    • Last chance to comment on Kicker, plus our latest commentary

    November 5, 2007

    • The 2007 Kicker Checks: What's the Message?
    • A New Progressive Tide?

    October 31, 2007

    • Snapshots of Growing Income Inequality in Oregon
    • OCPP on Tax Task Force

    October 26, 2007

    • The 2007 Kicker: Wrongheaded, Unjust, Costly, and a Federal Tax Increase
    • Statement by OCPP's Janet Bauer on House Approval of Children's Health Care Bill, Again

    October 18, 2007

    • It Better Only Drizzle: OCPP's latest report
    • Statement by OCPP Policy Analyst Janet Bauer on House Failure to Override CHIP Veto

    October 11, 2007

    • Rep. Walden Urged to Support Kids' Health Program
    • The Tax Foundation is only half right, again

    September 26, 2007

    • Statement by OCPP's Janet Bauer on the U.S. House Vote on the Children's Health Insurance Program
    • Welcome OCPP intern Amy Pearson-Albano

    September 19, 2007

    • Job Growth Not Dampened by Minimum Wage Raises
    • Welcome Kaleen Flukinger, OCPP's Fall Intern

    September 14, 2007

    • Welcome Matt McCoy!
    • Falling Behind

    September 4, 2007

    • An Economy for the Few
    • Welcome Our New Communications Director, Juan Carlos Ordóñez
    • The Oregonian Rightly Covered a Problem but Reported it Wrong

    August 28, 2007

    • Oregonians Mired in Poverty and Lacking in Health Insurance Despite Income Gains for Typical Household

    July 26, 2007

    • One in Eight Oregonians Needs Congress to Halt the Erosion in Food Stamps

    July 23, 2007

    • We've got Joy. . .
    • . . . and another job opening!

    July 17, 2007

    • Punishing Food Stamp Success: The Bush Administration's Farm Bill would reverse Oregon's progress against hunger

    June 26, 2007

    • "Medicare Advantage" Insurance Plan Overpayments in Oregon Third Highest in Nation
    • Steady as She Goes: State and Local Government Revenues and Spending in Oregon

    June 22, 2007

    • A Ladder to the Moon

    June 12, 2007

    • Hope for Lifetime Learning

    June 5, 2007

    • Doing Well For Themselves, Not Oregonians

    May 30, 2007

    • Oregonians Are Hostage to the Fractions Faction

    May 24, 2007

    • Calculating the Promise

    May 21, 2007

    • Supporting Kids and Collections

    May 11, 2007

    • Oregon Study Finds That Federal Medicaid Rules Aimed at Illegal Immigrants Harm Vulnerable Citizens
    • Welcome Randi, Goodbye Jacque

    April 25, 2007

    • For the Health of Kids and the Economy

    April 23, 2007

    • Hunger Awareness Week and the Food Stamp Program
    • Which Oregon Companies Use Tax Dollars to Pay Their Workers?
    • Honoring Gretchen

    April 10, 2007

    • Giving Credit Where Credit is Due
    • The Contributions of Undocumented Workers/La Contribución De Los Inmigrantes
    • Welcome Barbara!

    April 4, 2007

    • Working, Poor, and Taxed

    March 30, 2007

    • Who's Getting Stuck With RALs?

    March 27, 2007

    • As Maryland Goes, So Should Oregon
    • Oregon's Income Taxes on Working Poor and Near Poor Among Highest in the Nation

    March 14, 2007

    • Opportunities for Improving Oregon's TANF Program
    • Children Being Squeezed Out of Insurance Coverage

    February 27, 2007

    • Time to Invest in Poor Children and Their Families
    • Welcome Amy
    • OCPP is Hiring

    February 21, 2007

    • New Analysis Finds Oregon Hit Hard by Cuts in President’s Budget for 2008

    February 16, 2007

    • The Next Steps in Corporate Tax Reform
    • Welcome Karen Jacobson!

    February 7, 2007

    • HB 2469: The Best Starting Point for Redesigning Oregon's TANF Program
    • Sizing Up the Unregulated Check Cashing Industry

    February 5, 2007

    • "Single-Sales" - A Modern Robber Baron
    • Statement on the President’s Proposed FY2008 Budget

    January 25, 2007

    • New Federal Poverty Guidelines Released
    • TANF Explained for Advocates and Community Organizations

    January 23, 2007

    • TANF Explained for Advocates and Community Organizations
    • OCPP Calls for More Accountability in Economic Development Subsidies
    • Welcome Jeff Harvey, OCPP's Newest Research Assistant Intern

    January 10, 2007
    • OCPP and Civic Engagement
    • Oregon's Low Business Taxes
    • Funding for Human Needs and the 110th Congress
    • SCHIP Educational Town Hall Briefing

    December 29, 2006

    • New Year’s Day Minimum Wage Boost Helps Low-Wage Workers Without Hurting Economy

    December 20, 2006

    • Reduce Inequality to Expand Opportunity
    • Two Jobs at OCPP

    December 16, 2006

    • Two Job Openings

    December 11, 2006

    • Worry-Free Advocacy by 501(c)(3) Organizations

    November 30, 2006

    • The First Step for a Truly Hopeful Tax Reform Plan for Oregon
    • Nonprofits: Getting What You Want from the New Legislature

    November 14, 2006

    • Nonprofits: Getting What You Want From The New Legislature

    October 30, 2006

    • It Will Be A Great Day

    October 20, 2006

    • New Study Finds Most Oregonians Pay For Federal Tax Cuts That Only Benefit the Rich
    • See How Federal Money Flows Into Oregon
    • Four Free Copies

    October 11, 2006

    • It's Red, White, Black, Blue . . .

    October 2, 2006

    • Business Leaders: Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is
    • Order your copy of Who's Getting Ahead?

    September 21, 2006

    • Watch a TABOR Measure 48 Debate

    September 4, 2006

    • Who's Getting Ahead This Labor Day?
    • Oregonians can see that Measure 41 is fool’s gold

    August 29, 2006

    • New Poverty, Health Insurance Data

    August 25, 2006

    • Fool's Gold - Measure 41

    July 21, 2006

    • Deficit Reduction Illusion

    July 18, 2006

    • Biotech, Beer, and the Public's Right to Know
    • Who's Getting Ahead?
    • A Penny For Your Search

    June 29, 2006

    • It Ain't No “Rainy Day Amendment”
    • "IP 6 Quacks Like a TABOR Duck"
    • "Umbrella" for Sale

    June 12, 2006

    • Kevin Looper and Mary Fellows Join OCPP Board
    • OCPP and Corporate Accountability

    June 1, 2006

    • Repeal or Near-Repeal of the Estate Tax Would Substantially Harm Charitable Giving
    • Want Regular Updates of Federal Budget Issues Critical to Oregon?

    May 23, 2006

    • Permanent Repeal of the Estate Tax Would be Costly
    • OCPP Welcomes Our New Research Assistant

    May 19, 2006

    • You Are On A Bridge To Nowhere

    May 11, 2006

    • 2098:1
    • The Bible on Corporate Accountability Reporting
    • Where's the petitions?
    • Speak out for housing!
    • Jared Bernstein meets Milton Friedman with the body of Scarlett Johansson

    May 3, 2006

    • The Budget Deficit Gimmick

    April 28, 2006

    • Corporate Accountability Reporting: Updated FAQs
    • TABOR and Direct Democracy
    • Got a friend?

    April 17, 2006

    • The Great Corporate Tax Shift
    • CAR FAQs - Because Facts Matter
    • Taxes Are a Woman's Issue

    April 11, 2006

    • Corporate Accountability Reporting
    • TABOR Exposed
    • New on the OCPP Bookshelf

    April 5, 2006

    • Oregon Stuck in Doonesbury
    • Wake Up and Smell the Coffee or Tea with OCPP

    April 4, 2006

    • House Budget Plan Would Harm Oregon's Vital Services
    • Wake Up and Smell the Coffee or Tea with OCPP

    April 3, 2006

    • Undocumented Workers Are Taxpayers, Too.
    • U.S. House Budget Plan Summarized

    March 28, 2006

    • Colorado's Lesson for Oregon
    • Income Tax Kickers Disproportionately Benefit Multistate Corporations and Wealthy Oregonians

    March 17, 2006

    • Drawing the Wrong Conclusion: Tax Foundation Business Climate Index

    March 14, 2006

    • Do Tax Cuts Pay for Themselves?

    February 24, 2006

    • Oregon’s Income Tax is Harsh for Low-Wage Workers
    • Small Business and Education Advocates Respond to New Analysis of Bush Administration’s 2007 Budget
    • Learn to Lobby
    • New Faces at OCPP

    January 31, 2006

    • Free Legislative Advocacy Training for Nonprofit Organizations
    • Purchasing books for yourself or as gifts?
    • Double Your Money!

    January 30, 2006

    • New 2006 Poverty Guidelines Highlight Value of Minimum Wage Adjustment
    • Tax Delays, Loan Sharking, and the Working Poor

    January 26, 2006

    • Federal policies failing in face of rising income inequality

    December 30, 2005

    • New Year’s Day Minimum Wage Boost Helps Low-Wage Workers Without Hurting Economy
    • Happy New Year...
    • Double Your Money!

    December 23, 2005

    • The Budget Tsunami

    December 8, 2005

    • Federal Budget Proposal Would Hit Oregon Food Stamp Program Particularly Hard, Study Says
    • Double Your Money and The KETRA Advantage

    November 11, 2005

    • Gordon Smith’s $1.9-Billion-a-Week Problem

    November 9, 2005

    • Oregonians Challenge Federal Budget Cuts

    November 3, 2005

    • Slashing Oregon Child Support Collections
    • OCPP Board Changes

    October 31, 2005

    • Hunger Gains Show Government Program Works
    • Bold and Ambitious Tax Plan
    • TABOR Resources

    October 19, 2005

    • OCPP v. Cascade Policy Institute
    • The Real Story Behind "TABOR
    • Because the FAX matters.

    September 28, 2005

    • Does Oregon Still Believe in Itself?

    September 16, 2005

    • Minimum Wage Employers Posting Strong Job Growth
    • Considerations in Medicaid Cost Sharing Policy
    • Explaining Variations in State Hunger Rates

    September 12, 2005

    • Oregon’s Poor Families Lose $861 Million to Welfare Reform

    September 7, 2005

    • Labor Day Report: Most Workers Left Out of Economic Recovery

    September 1, 2005

    • Statement by Charles Sheketoff, executive director of the Oregon Center for Public Policy, on the $101 Million – 36% – Corporate Tax Cut
    • Nearly a Third of Oregon Working Families With Children Can’t Afford Basic Household Budget Needs

    August 30, 2005

    • Census Poverty, Median Income, Health Insurance Data 2003-04
    • The Paris Hilton Fan Club
    • Oregon Territory and The Great American Jobs Scam

    August 12, 2005

    • One Question Survey on Tax Incentives

    August 10, 2005

    • The Great American Jobs Scam
    • Oregon Corporations Get 23 Percent Tax Cut for 2005
    • Earned Income Tax Credit Improved and Expanded
    • QPAI Denied
    • Gravy Train Increased
    • Planned Tax Cut Moved Earlier
      Einstein Insanity Ignored

    July 29, 2005

  • Happy 40th, Medicaid! - The Movie

July 20, 2005

  • 40 Years is Not Over the Hill for Medicaid
  • Shared Sacrifice for the Budgetary Mess
 

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