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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Feb. 22, 2008A minimum wage $224 per hour, average wage of $722 an hour - The One Percent
Feb. 13, 2008The Smartest Move Our Legislators Can Make
Feb. 11, 2008Will the legislature let the corporate-tax-break-dog bite?
Feb. 09, 2008President Bush Says Reading is <em>Not</em> Fundamental
Feb. 03, 2008The legislative and racial patterns of subprime loans
Feb. 01, 2008Domestic Partnership Forms Available Today
Jan. 31, 2008In Oregon, we can't raise taxes so we raise gamblers....with help from the new Joe Camel
Jan. 28, 2008Need free or low cost health insurance? <BR>Gamble with the Oregon Health Plan lottery
Jan. 27, 2008Oregonians left exposed & Who gets stimulated?
Jan. 07, 2008The Oregon Heath Plan Window of Opportunity
Dec. 29, 2007Address Oregon's Real Problems: It is <em>not</em> time for a sales tax
Dec. 22, 2007Oregon PERS: Best Fiscal Condition in Nation
Dec. 20, 2007A New Year’s Resolution for Oregon: A Mobile, Living Billboard
Nov. 23, 2007TheMiddleClass.org: How is Oregon's Delegation Scoring?
Nov. 21, 2007The 2007 Kicker Checks: Vote for the Best Message
Nov. 17, 2007Twenty Oregon households will get over $300,000 and average $786,550
Nov. 05, 2007The 2007 Kicker: What's the Message?
Oct. 31, 2007Snapshots of Growing Income Inequality in Oregon
Oct. 30, 2007Warren Buffett Thinks He's Not Paying Enough in Taxes
Oct. 28, 2007The 2007 Kicker: Wrongheaded, Unjust, Costly, and a Federal Tax Increase
Oct. 17, 2007Kulongoski Pushes for Veto Override to Protect Kids' Health
Oct. 16, 2007Will Greg Walden Support Kids or Party Politics?
Sep. 23, 2007Government: It <em><u>is</em></u> the economy, stupid.
Sep. 19, 2007Oregon's Minimum Wage Climbs to $7.95; Oregon Will Drop to 4th Place
Sep. 03, 2007An Economy for the Few This Labor Day
Jul. 12, 2007Health Care Reform NOT
Jul. 04, 2007Why is it okay for the Legislature and beer drinking environmentalists to raise the cost of beer?
Jun. 24, 2007A Ladder to the Moon or a Ladder of Opportunity?
Jun. 01, 2007Oregonians Are Hostage to the Fractions Faction
May. 18, 2007You don't need an ESI laser or higher ed degree....
May. 15, 2007The Dirty Little Secret in the Revenue Forecast
May. 08, 2007It Doesn't Take a College Degree
Feb. 27, 2007Who says an economist can't be funny?
Feb. 15, 2007The Next Step in Corporate Tax Reform
Oct. 31, 2006Education "65% Solution" Spending Plan is 100 Percent Phony
Oct. 30, 2006Nov. 7th could be the start of a great day for Oregon
Sep. 23, 2006Donut Hole Explained
Sep. 05, 2006Voters’ Guide is Out and Business Community Opposes Measure 48 as Election Nears
Sep. 04, 2006Who's Getting Ahead This Labor Day?
Aug. 27, 2006Measure 41 is Fool's Gold
Jul. 21, 2006Biotech, Beer, and the Public's Right to Know
Jul. 05, 2006Don McIntire: Deja Vu All Over Again
Jun. 30, 2006The Prom: The Health Care Problem/Solution Explained, Simply
Jun. 23, 2006Darlene Hooley vs. Brian Baird
Jun. 05, 2006Who does Gordon Smith represent?
Jun. 02, 2006Lithia Motors Challenges Corporate Oregon
May. 20, 2006The Unlovely Extremes of Wealth and Nonwealth in Contemporary America
May. 09, 2006Jared Bernstein meets Milton Friedman with the body of Scarlett Johansson
May. 02, 200650 Simple Things You Can Do to Fight the Right
Apr. 29, 2006TABOR and Direct Democracy: An Essay on the End of the Republic

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