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. 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”
Apr. 26, 2013Keep Your Eye on the Jobs-to-Worker Ratio
Apr. 19, 2013Hey Governor and Oregon Business Association, Read the Paper!
Apr. 14, 2013Tax Facts that Matter: 2013 Edition
Apr. 10, 2013Putting Nike's $96,000-a-day compensation to Mark Parker into perspective
Apr. 09, 2013Report: Wyden is positioned to protect low-income working families
Apr. 02, 2013One Minute Survey: Which tax system do you prefer?
Mar. 30, 2013Will the 2013 Legislature Thaw Decades of Indifference to Oregon’s Poorest Children?
Mar. 27, 2013A Progressive Proposal to Reach Co-Chairs' Revenue Goal
Mar. 11, 2013It Shouldn’t Be This Hard to Get Paid
Mar. 01, 2013Nine Banks Not Taxed
Feb. 22, 2013New Nike Slogan: “I Was Already Just Doing It”
Feb. 21, 2013Thank you, U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn
Feb. 11, 2013It's National 2-1-1 Day!
Feb. 07, 2013Dude, how much did that car cost? Or why the federal offset matters
Feb. 01, 2013Oregon’s Tax System: Poor and Middle Pay More than Rich
Jan. 25, 2013How the EITC Benefits Everyone
Jan. 01, 2013Celebrate the New Oregon Minimum Wage
Dec. 26, 2012Congress Needs to Extend Emergency Unemployment Insurance - Now.
Dec. 14, 2012Jeld-Wen’s HQ Decision: Proof that Taxes Don’t Matter and Nike Deal is Foolish
Dec. 14, 2012Beware “Tax Certainty”

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