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On the radio show this week we cover policies that are moving forward at the local level and how you can have an impact & talk tactics for holding the line at the federal level. 

We discuss Seattle's recent paid family leave proposal; Trump’s terrible tax proposal that hurts our economy & only a billionaire could love; how to hold the line on healthcare; and good news on childcare policy and Pre-K for all in New York City.
Special guests include: 
  • Seattle City Council Member Lorena Gonzalez, @SeattleCouncil;  
  • Amy Matsui, National Women’s Law Center, @NWLC;
  • Donna Norton, MomsRising, @MomsRising;  
  • Andrea Hagelgans, City of New York, @andreahagelgans.


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