Chuck Sheketoff

Chuck Sheketoff is the Executive Director and a founder of the Oregon Center for Public Policy, a non-profit, non-partisan research institute that uses research and analysis to advance policies and practices that improve the economic and social opportunities of low- and moderate-income Oregonians, the majority of Oregonians. Prior to starting the OCPP in 1997, Chuck lobbied the Oregon Legislature on behalf of the low-income clients of legal aid programs (1993, 1995) and the Oregon Law Center (1997). Chuck participates in BlueOregon to inform debates among Oregon progressives with an eye toward getting Oregon back on track.


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Aug. 28, 2015Etsy: Too Big and Crafty to Pay Taxes?
Aug. 26, 2015Family Budget Calculator shows need for higher minimum wage
Jul. 01, 2015Will lawmakers disappoint taxpayers with their corporate minimum tax “fix?”
Jun. 30, 2015SB 567: A Kicker on Steroids in the Making
Jun. 29, 2015Will Oregon Lawmakers Coddle Thieves?
Jun. 02, 2015Pay for prevention, not financiers and middlemen
May. 21, 2015Will the Kicker Make Oregon a Fool Again?
May. 07, 2015Shine the Light on Corporate Tax Avoidance
Apr. 30, 2015A Constitutional Convention Plays Into ALEC’s Hand
Apr. 15, 2015What’s Worse Than Earning Oregon’s Inadequate Minimum Wage? Having it Stolen
Apr. 15, 2015Hundreds of Corporations Never Sing This
Apr. 13, 2015Corporation Tells Truth About Tax Subsidy
Mar. 06, 2015Oregon’s Higher Ed Cuts In Perspective
Mar. 04, 2015Food Stamp Use and Oregon's Commitment to Help Families
Feb. 20, 2015There’s Oregon precedent for a big minimum wage increase
Jan. 23, 2015$15 Minimum Wage Means Real Gains for Workers
Dec. 19, 2014Nike Tax Deal and the Killing of Entrepreneurship
Oct. 30, 2014Nearly All Poor Latino Families in Oregon are...
Oct. 24, 2014Health Care for ALL Children
Oct. 07, 2014Move for $40?
Aug. 20, 2014Ernst & Young finds Oregon has nation's lowest total effective business tax rate
Jul. 31, 2014The Income Inequality Oath: First, Do No Harm
Jul. 29, 2014Oregonians to Legislature: Close the Con-way Loophole
Jun. 09, 2014An updated look at what it costs an Oregon family to meet basic needs
Apr. 30, 2014Illustrating Oregon's Defining Challenge
Apr. 07, 2014Return-free Filing Is Taxes Done Right
Feb. 26, 2014Trucking Along, Avoiding Corporate Income Taxes
Jan. 23, 2014Toward A Budget That Addresses Racial Disparities and Creates Opportunity for All
Dec. 15, 2013The Intel deal and the Ghost of Tom McCall
Dec. 09, 2013Oregon Got Nothing from Kitzhaber-Intel Deal
Dec. 03, 2013The Real Problem with the Latest Tax Plan
Oct. 30, 2013Grand Bargain Tax Games Begin
Oct. 01, 2013Grand Bargain Tax Package: It Got Worse on Monday
Sep. 30, 2013If You’re Going to Make A Bad Deal, at Least Don’t Make It Open-Ended
Sep. 25, 201320 pictures that explain why we're in for a grandly flawed tax bargain
Sep. 21, 2013An Oregonian Shows Growth in Income Inequality
Aug. 30, 2013What should you be making?
Aug. 22, 2013The Key to Increasing Wages and Productivity
Jul. 18, 2013The McBudget vs. EPI's Basic Family Budget
Jun. 28, 2013So they say their priority is "jobs" . . .
Jun. 22, 2013"Inequality.is" fun
Jun. 14, 2013What's the Strongest Defense Against Hunger?
Jun. 01, 2013Bizarro World
May. 25, 2013The World Turns Upside Down for the Tax Credits Committee
May. 25, 2013Small Businesses and the EITC Part 3: Extend and improve this tax credit
May. 22, 2013Small Businesses and the EITC Part 2: It's spent in the community
May. 21, 2013Small Businesses and the EITC Part 1: Renewing and improving the EITC is the right thing to do
May. 04, 2013Oregon's Lesson to the Nation: Medicaid Works
May. 01, 2013Letting tourists off easy
Apr. 30, 2013The Misguided “Small Business Tax Cut”

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