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On July 1, a Raise for DC Workers Who Need it the Most!
July 11th, 2017

DC’s Economy Is Thriving, Which Means Business Tax Cuts Aren’t Needed to Make DC Competitive
May 25th, 2017

DC’s Black Residents Increasingly Live East of the Anacostia River
September 28th, 2016

Jobs in Retail and Food Service Grew in the First Year of DC’s Minimum Wage Increase
February 10th, 2016

New Bill Would Ensure a Living Wage for Workers on Projects that Get DC Tax Subsidies
January 21st, 2016

DC Should Reduce Traffic Fatalities Without Fines that Could Hurt Many Residents
January 12th, 2016

Paid Leave Would Help DC Families
December 15th, 2015

How to Ensure DC Gets the Most Out of The Advisory Board Tax Subsidy Deal
November 2nd, 2015

Affordable Housing Could Be Coming to the U Street Area Thanks to New Law
July 9th, 2015

Ensuring that Economic Development Programs Are Good Deals for the City
January 6th, 2015

Steps to a Better DC United Stadium Deal
November 7th, 2014

DC Council: Don’t Weaken a Bill That Will Develop Affordable Housing across DC
October 28th, 2014

DC United and New Mayor Need to Play Fair with Community Benefits
October 22nd, 2014

Tech and Taxes: Why Tax Incentives Are A Bad Strategy to Boost Investment
August 28th, 2014

Holding New Communities Accountable To the Community
April 9th, 2014

Testimony of Jessica Fulton, Outreach Director, At the Public Hearing on the FY 2015 Budget of The Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development
April 9th, 2014

Falling Short: The District’s Economic Recovery Is Leaving Several Groups Behind
March 5th, 2014

A New Plan for New Communities
February 11th, 2014

Kicking Around the Soccer Stadium Deal
January 10th, 2014

Using DC Land to Create Affordable Housing Opportunities
December 4th, 2013

‘Winning Goal Coalition’ Community Meeting Tonight At Arena Stage!
October 23rd, 2013

A Disappointing Day for Large Retail Employees but Hope for a Higher DC Minimum Wage Soon
September 18th, 2013

DC Council: It’s Up To You To Do The Right Thing on the Living Wage
September 13th, 2013

A Cap on Soccer Stadium Costs Is a Winning Goal for DC
September 4th, 2013

DC’s Film Economic Incentive Fund: Big Bucks For Moviemakers, a Flop for DC
September 3rd, 2013

A Visual Guide To Help Mayor Gray Sign the Living Wage Bill
August 29th, 2013

Why Is DC Offering More Financing for a Soccer Stadium than Most Cities?
August 19th, 2013

The Soccer Stadium Deal: A Safety-Net for DC United But Big Risks for DC
August 12th, 2013

Understanding the DC United Land Swap
August 8th, 2013

Discuss the DC United Deal, Aug. 8
August 1st, 2013

Mayor Gray Should Embrace Economic Development that Brings Living Wages
July 15th, 2013

Mayor Gray: Keep TIFs Within the Debt Cap
December 4th, 2012

A Critical Test for Smart Economic Development—The DC Council Should Set Aside the Tax Abatement for the Howard Town Center
December 3rd, 2012

The Brave New World of Asking DC for Tax Abatements
November 26th, 2012

DC Council: Tomorrow Support the Buffett Rule and Vote Against Tax Breaks for A Select Few
September 18th, 2012

DC Council: Vote for WITT (We’re In This Together), not YOYO Economics (You’re On Your Own) and Oppose Tax Cuts For Wealthy Investors
September 6th, 2012

Should the Warren Buffetts of DC Pay Lower Tax Rates than Working Residents?
September 4th, 2012

Hot Summer Reading: DC’s Unified Economic Development Report
August 3rd, 2012

Update: DC Council delays high-tech investor tax break vote until September
July 11th, 2012

TELL THE DC COUNCIL: Don’t Tax Wealthy Tech Investors at a Lower Rate Than Working DC Residents
July 9th, 2012

Legislation Would Allow Wealthy Tech Investors To Pay Lower Tax Rate Than Working DC Families
July 3rd, 2012

DC’s Potential Warren Buffet Problem
June 29th, 2012

DC Can Still Buy A Better LivingSocial Deal
June 26th, 2012

Should DC Give LivingSocial $32.5 Million in Tax Breaks; Plus Revenue Forecast Explainer
June 25th, 2012

What LivingSocial Tax Break Deal Will DC Buy?
June 22nd, 2012

How DC Can Make the LivingSocial Deal Mutually Beneficial
June 21st, 2012

Important Questions to Ask About Progression Place
June 18th, 2012

LivingSocial’s $32.5 Million Tax Break Should Include a Money Back Guarantee
June 13th, 2012

How DC Can Strengthen the Living Social Deal When It Comes to Jobs for DC Residents
June 11th, 2012

Should DC Buy LivingSocial’s $32.5 Million Tax Break Deal?
June 6th, 2012

Tomorrow’s Second Budget Vote: A Preview
June 4th, 2012

What Steps Should the District Take to Grow a High-Tech Sector?
May 31st, 2012

Read the new Unified Economic Development Budget Report
April 12th, 2012

An Issue Needing More Attention: The Streetcar’s Impact on Affordable Housing
February 16th, 2012

A Missing Element of the DC Streetcar Plan: Jobs
February 15th, 2012

DC’s Sleek, Bright Red Gizmo in the Economic Development Toolkit: Streetcars
February 14th, 2012

Getting DC Back to Work: Local Funding of Workforce Development
January 12th, 2012