Videos: Why DC’s Wealthiest Should Pay their Fair Share

Update — We won!

DC scored a big win for racial equity and economic justice this summer when the DC Council voted to raise taxes on 4% of DC’s highest income residents and invest that money back into our communities.

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Originally posted July 12, 2021

The highest income residents in DC pay less as a share of their income than the rest of us. At the same time, low-income Black and brown DC residents have been economically devastated by the pandemic.

If you think DC’s wealthiest should pay their fair share of taxes to end homelessness and provide quality child care for DC’s families, join us by signing our petition to the DC Council.

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