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.

April 30, 2013The Misguided “Small Business Tax Cut”
April 26, 2013Keep Your Eye on the Jobs-to-Worker Ratio
April 19, 2013Hey Governor and Oregon Business Association, Read the Paper!
April 14, 2013Tax Facts that Matter: 2013 Edition
April 10, 2013Putting Nike's $96,000-a-day compensation to Mark Parker into perspective
April 09, 2013Report: Wyden is positioned to protect low-income working families
April 02, 2013One Minute Survey: Which tax system do you prefer?
March 30, 2013Will the 2013 Legislature Thaw Decades of Indifference to Oregon’s Poorest Children?
March 27, 2013A Progressive Proposal to Reach Co-Chairs' Revenue Goal
March 11, 2013It Shouldn’t Be This Hard to Get Paid
March 01, 2013Nine Banks Not Taxed
February 22, 2013New Nike Slogan: “I Was Already Just Doing It”
February 21, 2013Thank you, U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn
February 11, 2013It's National 2-1-1 Day!
February 07, 2013Dude, how much did that car cost? Or why the federal offset matters
February 01, 2013Oregon’s Tax System: Poor and Middle Pay More than Rich
January 25, 2013How the EITC Benefits Everyone
January 01, 2013Celebrate the New Oregon Minimum Wage
December 26, 2012Congress Needs to Extend Emergency Unemployment Insurance - Now.
December 14, 2012Jeld-Wen’s HQ Decision: Proof that Taxes Don’t Matter and Nike Deal is Foolish
December 14, 2012Beware “Tax Certainty”
December 12, 2012The $35.1 million increase in tax loophole spending not tied to a single job
December 11, 2012A Highly Dubious Assumption in the Governor’s Proposed Nike Deal
December 10, 2012Simple Explanation of "Single-Sales Factor" and How Nike Escapes Taxes As A Result
October 13, 2012The Oregonian Reports Highest Paid Executive “Glad” to Pay Federal Income Taxes
October 09, 2012$96,000 a Day and the Great Disconnect
October 09, 2012What the State Entrepreneurship Index Says to Oregon Voters
October 05, 2012Tax Déjà vu All Over Again
October 03, 2012When You Think About Oregon’s 42%, Think “Worker”
September 12, 2012Oregon’s Progress on Health Coverage Shows Progress on Poverty Is Also Possible
September 01, 2012Why only the rich may be celebrating Labor Day
July 25, 2012Oregon Ties for Nation’s Lowest Business Taxes
July 18, 2012The Oregon Estate Tax’s $2 Billion Loophole
June 15, 2012When You Think “Immigrant,” Think “Small Business Owner”
June 06, 2012Waging a Winning Fight Against Wage Theft
June 05, 2012Breaking News: Oregon’s Economic Growth Shines Again
April 27, 2012Our Economy Can Afford Better Pay for All Workers
April 18, 2012Oops! Fact that matters overlooked by ALEC
April 16, 2012Oregon is in shameful company this Tax Day
March 30, 2012News: Oregonians have more income
March 07, 2012We're a Low-Tax, High-Fee State
February 16, 2012Laffer is #Laffable
February 15, 2012High Income Taxes Accompany Stronger State Economies
December 22, 2011If Oregon Capital Gains Income Were a Pizza . . .
December 16, 2011Topics Go Missing From Oregon Business Plan
December 15, 201146,700 Oregonians may learn 3.3 million reasons why US House unemployment bill is wrong
December 07, 2011This Is Why We Need State Corporate Tax Disclosure
November 18, 2011Dear PolitiFact Oregon: Check Out Today’s Oregonian
November 17, 2011455 Million Reasons to Say "Thank You" to Voters
November 16, 2011Taxing Poor and Near-Poor Families: Sadly, Oregon Stands Out

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