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.

November 14, 2011Will Congress Vote for Economic Catastrophe By Adopting a Balanced Budget Amendment?
November 08, 2011Poverty Is Even More Shocking than Previously Estimated
November 05, 2011An Otherwise Good to See News Story in The Oregonian
October 27, 2011Thanks Obamacare!
October 11, 2011What Was Not Inside Intel’s Economic Report
October 06, 2011Adopt a Job Creator
October 04, 2011Message to Governor Kitzhaber: The road to excellence in education begins with poverty reduction
September 23, 201191.2% - Kudos to 2009 Legislature and Governor Kulongoski
September 21, 2011One Chart Shows Obama Is Right About "Buffett Rule"
September 20, 2011The Tea Party Zone
September 15, 20112012 Minimum Wage Hike Good for Oregonians and Good for Economy
September 01, 2011If CEOs cared about the economy . . .
August 30, 2011Read About and Speak Out for the Middle Class
August 12, 2011Corporate-Funded Study Says Oregon Has Nation's Fifth Lowest Biz Taxes
August 10, 2011Portland's Personal Income Growth Beats National Average
August 10, 2011Millionaires pay no federal income taxes
August 04, 2011Sorry, Oregon Business Council and ECONorthwest, but the rich stay put despite tax increases
July 27, 2011Tax Code Sunsets and the Dawn of Majority Rule
July 01, 2011Responsibly Confront the National Deficit
June 20, 2011SB 817: Will Wall Street Score an End-of-Session Win?
June 16, 2011Hurry and make money by grabbing your share of leaking subsidy
June 15, 2011The Four Flaws of a Capital Gains Income Tax Cut
June 06, 2011June 7: A Date That Will Live in Fiscal and Economic Infamy
June 05, 2011How Much do Poor Kids Matter Compared to Corporations and the Rich?
June 02, 2011Oregon’s Mushrooming Millionaires
May 27, 2011We're Not Broke
May 26, 2011The corporate lobbyist who said "no" to scheduled "tax cut"
May 25, 2011Can it be that they will coddle the thieves?
May 25, 2011Will Lawmakers Prioritize Oregon’s Middle Class?
May 17, 2011A message for lawmakers on Friday: It's time for corporations to pay up
May 12, 2011State Economic Report Undercuts Loophole Lobby’s Call for Special, Speculator Tax Cut
May 05, 2011Oregon More Than Doubles Its Venture Capital
May 04, 2011Oregon, the Land of Id?
May 02, 2011Do the math: How Kitzhaber’s plan adds up to throwing poor kids out into the street
May 01, 2011Some corporate lobbyists' bad kicker deal for the middle class.
April 26, 2011 Lawmakers’ vote on wage theft legislation comes down to a very simple choice
April 21, 2011Oregon: Second Lowest Tax Rate on New Investments
April 20, 2011Intel’s Message on Higher Education Does Not Compute
April 16, 2011The Ryan Plan for Addressing Hunger: Let Them Eat Cake
April 15, 2011Tax Facts That Matter
April 08, 2011It's Time to Follow Kitzhaber’s Good Lead on Federal Budget Debate
April 05, 2011Can't We Do Better Than Tax Cuts for the Wealthy, Budget Cuts for Poor Kids?
March 27, 2011Capital Gains Guru Goes Missing
March 26, 2011Get Your Facts Straight, Oregonian Editorial Board
March 25, 2011New Data Shows Big Business Lobby Wrong, Again.
March 24, 2011Help Workers and Honest Businesses by Stopping the Wage Thieves
March 22, 2011You say “pay less” taxes; I say “tax cut” — but what matters is the well-being of Oregonians
March 18, 2011The $134 million tax cut for Oregon’s wealthy that you probably haven’t heard of
February 25, 2011From Oregon to D.C.: Out of whack spending priorities
February 18, 2011Questions I would have asked President Obama and Intel CEO Paul Otellini

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