Higher Education Caucus Blog: Higher Education Funding, Clinton’s Tuition Proposal

By Jake Snell, YDWA Higher Education Caucus Chair With college affordability in the United States at a historic low and the burden on low income students extremely high, higher education is bound to attract a large amount of attention this Continue reading Higher Education Caucus Blog: Higher Education Funding, Clinton’s Tuition Proposal

Looking Forward on Higher Ed: Funding the State Need Grant Should Be A Priority

This blog post was written by Noah An, chair of the Higher Education Caucus. Back in August, I wrote about the tuition cuts that were greeting in-state college students here in Washington as they returned to campus. In that post, Continue reading Looking Forward on Higher Ed: Funding the State Need Grant Should Be A Priority

The Women’s Caucus would like to wish Gloria Steinem a Happy Birthday!

In honor of Gloria Steinem and her critical role in the second wave of Feminism, let’s chat about what Feminism really is. Unfortunately, some people see Feminists as bra-burning man haters, a reductive and inaccurate portrayal of the movement. So Continue reading The Women’s Caucus would like to wish Gloria Steinem a Happy Birthday!

Environment Caucus Statement on Jay Inslee’s carbon reduction proposal

As you may know, Governor Inslee just released a proposal requiring industry to pay money by way of dollar per ton of carbon emitted. 130 companies in Washington State would be on the hook under said proposal. This cap-and-trade program Continue reading Environment Caucus Statement on Jay Inslee’s carbon reduction proposal