Tag Archive: middle class

Hundreds unite for good jobs at our airport.

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by Nate Jackson Hundreds of airport workers, their families and community members came out on a sunny Saturday to say one simple thing: let’s make every airport job a good job. We gathered at the flag pavilion where we set up a stage flanked by large standing flags of over twenty nations representing the diverse…

Washington State Budget Should Work for the People

By Sandra VanderVen There are lots of things people can and should do on their own, and there are many things that make sense for us to do as a community.  Together we decide what these things are, and our government’s role is to translate these values into action. That is why, in the past,…

Facts on the American Jobs Act

In his address to a joint session of Congress last Thursday, President Obama showed the leadership we need to get America back to work. Now the burden is on Congress to honor America’s long tradition of innovation and hard work by creating the good jobs for all Americans. To create more jobs right now, the President unveiled…