John Burbank

John Burbank


Registered on Saturday the 2nd of Apr, 2011

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

Posts by John Burbank ¬

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