In 2018, the Poverty Reduction Work Group (PRWG) convened by Governor Inslee has worked to develop and help implement a strategic plan to reduce poverty, improve communities, and make needed … Continue reading Framework for Collaborative Government Envisions a More Just Future in Washington
This session, we were able to help pass and fund several important and hard-fought bills to make TANF a more effective pathway out of poverty, increase access to oral healthcare, and more. As we look ahead to next year, we are invigorated by our successes and remain dedicated to the work that’s left to be done.
Whether our work is unpaid or underpaid, we work hard to meet our needs and pursue our goals. We all deserve to get the help we need, no matter what. … Continue reading The House and Senate have released proposed budgets – Here’s how they compare!
As the 2023 Washington State Legislative Session begins, we've published Poverty Action's policy priorities for the year. This year, we are focusing on driving policy change by centering the narratives … Continue reading Poverty Action’s 2023 Policy Agenda is Live!
When we come together to share our stories and advocate for our needs, we build a community bound together by networks of support and strong enough to achieve real change. … Continue reading Register for MLK Lobby Day 2023!