John Burbank

John Burbank


Registered on Saturday the 2nd of Apr, 2011

Website: http://www.eoionline.org/

Posts by John Burbank ¬

  1. Jul 2, 2017Burbank: Our successes were built on contributions of others
  2. Jun 17, 2017Refusal to re-balance taxes hinders schoolkids
  3. May 15, 2017What are we getting out of Boeing’s tax breaks?
  4. Apr 20, 2017Bipartisan attack on ST3 funding threatens light-rail extensions
  5. Feb 25, 2017Tax breaks for Boeing have helped send jobs out of state
  6. Dec 15, 2016Don’t repeal what’s working; fix Affordable Care Act
  7. Nov 13, 2016Go forward
  8. Oct 25, 2016Voting, taxes and what it means to be an American
  9. Aug 25, 2016Health Coverage in King County: Progress to date – and steps still to be taken
  10. Jul 17, 2016I-1464 would put campaign cash in voters’ hands
  11. Jun 3, 2016How do Finns prosper more — with so much less, ostensibly, than we have?
  12. May 7, 2016What Washington got for Boeing’s $305 million tax break
  13. Mar 16, 2016It takes a web of public support to keep ourselves healthy
  14. Feb 13, 2016Black history, U.S. history are inseparable
  15. Dec 6, 2015Legislators have another chance to fix tax breaks, keep Boeing jobs in WA
  16. Nov 18, 2015Eyman has it partly right: Lower the sales tax. The rest…needs some work.
  17. Oct 22, 2015‘Listening tour’ a tone-deaf exercise
  18. Sep 30, 2015A path forward on full funding for Washington’s schools
  19. Aug 27, 2015State income tax would fix school funding and much more
  20. Aug 9, 2015State Supreme Court shares in blame for lack of school funding
  21. Jun 17, 2015State’s sales tax grinds us down – but it doesn’t have to be that way
  22. May 12, 2015We can assure a good quality of life for all
  23. Apr 26, 2015Closing tax loopholes could do a lot of good
  24. Apr 9, 2015Voting Rights Act would level election field
  25. Feb 25, 2015Close loophole and college can be affordable
  26. Feb 12, 2015Payday loan bill would reverse reforms
  27. Jan 14, 2015Follow the money and fix the state budget
  28. Dec 18, 2014If we can afford tax breaks for Boeing, we can afford I-1351
  29. Nov 22, 2014Voter support clear for wage, sick leave legislation
  30. Oct 9, 2014The “Race to the Top” mentality is creating an economy – and society – where only the winners matter
  31. Sep 16, 2014Smaller class sizes help deliver on the promise of a great education
  32. Aug 28, 2014Property taxes enhance private value
  33. Aug 14, 2014‘No choice’ state voting needs tweak
  34. Jul 31, 2014Increase wages to protect Social Security Trust Fund
  35. Jul 17, 2014Legislature’s turn to raise minimum wage
  36. Jul 2, 2014Systemic injustice threatens democracy
  37. May 21, 2014Public interest must be basis of government
  38. May 7, 2014Boeing loyal to its Russian investments
  39. Apr 26, 2014Finland’s model shows respect for all
  40. Jan 31, 2014When the minimum wage increases, jobs increase as well
  41. Jan 15, 2014Can we all benefit from the economy?
  42. Dec 4, 2013Respecting workers and their work
  43. Nov 21, 2013Tax-break Boeing needs to get to work
  44. Nov 9, 2013Post election is good time to count our blessings
  45. Oct 25, 2013Seeking some balance in disparity city
  46. Oct 12, 2013Story of hope: People want, need this care
  47. Sep 28, 2013Health care helps lessen the fear
  48. Sep 12, 2013Adding up the benefits of Obamacare
  49. Aug 28, 2013Keep in mind government’s good works
  50. Aug 14, 2013Big banks the No. 1 welfare recipients ever
  51. Aug 2, 2013Protect nature with smart transit plan
  52. Jul 19, 2013Tuition freeze small step in right direction
  53. Jun 21, 2013Shining light on higher ed accessibility
  54. Jun 5, 2013‘Scrap the cap’ to keep Social Security fair
  55. May 22, 2013WA Senate keeps creating more tax loopholes
  56. May 10, 2013It’s critical to pay for early learning
  57. May 7, 2013Rhetoric — Ours or Theirs?
  58. Apr 24, 2013Boeing is going, so time to woo new plane makers
  59. Apr 11, 2013Big business bluffing on investments in higher ed funding
  60. Mar 27, 2013Citizens need long-term investment from the state
  61. Mar 15, 2013Pensions part of system that actually works right
  62. Mar 12, 2013Exploded: Mainstream myths about the minimum wage
  63. Feb 28, 2013Keep mitts off law reforming payday loans
  64. Feb 23, 2013My friend Aubrey Davis
  65. Jan 31, 2013Where’s WA GOP on wage protection?
  66. Jan 18, 2013Paid sick days make economic, health sense
  67. Jan 8, 2013Washington’s minimum wage leads the nation
  68. Jan 3, 2013Forward!
  69. Dec 30, 2012Let’s Go Over That Fiscal Cliff!
  70. Dec 20, 2012Note to Incumbents on Social Security
  71. Dec 17, 2012Education reform will require new revenue – here are a few ideas
  72. Dec 10, 2012Cliff or not, world will keep turning
  73. Dec 2, 2012Politicians can fund education by enacting an income tax on the state’s wealthiest
  74. Nov 22, 2012This Thanksgiving, be thankful for the work of our government
  75. Nov 8, 2012Now, how shall we fund education?
  76. Oct 11, 2012Why we should retire 401(k) plans for pensions
  77. Sep 27, 2012Exactly who are the real moochers among us?
  78. Sep 13, 2012Creating more jobs, sector by sector
  79. Sep 4, 2012Seattle’s sick leave policy a good step
  80. Sep 1, 2012Outgoing senators give the inside scoop: Sept 13 at Town Hall Seattle
  81. Aug 15, 2012Living with a ‘no-choice’ election
  82. Aug 2, 2012Thank taxes as we bike, hike, have fun
  83. Jul 4, 2012Lessons from the American Revolution – learned and unlearned
  84. Jun 7, 2012Judge’s ruling on initiative boosts our democracy
  85. May 24, 2012Public health’s vital mission compromised
  86. May 9, 2012Corporations need to be better citizens
  87. Apr 25, 2012A new idea for expanding college access
  88. Apr 11, 2012Taxes fuel the services we all use
  89. Mar 29, 2012The narrowing of American opportunity
  90. Mar 14, 2012How did we get here? Budget brinkmanship ignores real problem
  91. Feb 29, 2012Here’s what education reform ought to look like
  92. Feb 24, 2012Expanding Basic Health: the humane thing to do
  93. Feb 2, 2012Tax the rich: They need services too
  94. Jan 19, 2012Righting the imbalance of our state’s tax system
  95. Jan 5, 2012Making most of 2012 means acting, not sitting
  96. Dec 23, 2011Who are the real job creators? Here’s how government helps with job creation
  97. Dec 7, 2011State must stop coddling corporations
  98. Nov 1, 2011Counter the lobbyists who occupy Olympia
  99. Oct 19, 2011Social Security must keep ensuring dignity for all
  100. Sep 21, 2011U.S. needs a new labor movement
  101. Aug 24, 2011Boss rakes in millions; workers get food stamps
  102. Aug 4, 2011Budget deal puts a lid on our economy
  103. Jul 20, 2011Cut services, then watch economy go into reverse
  104. Jun 23, 2011Lip-service investments in higher ed
  105. Jun 13, 2011How the federal government backstops our economy
  106. May 25, 2011Workers give, business gets in Legislature
  107. May 15, 2011Time to grow with money that is owed
  108. Apr 2, 2011Money needed to rescue Basic Health is out there