February 17, 2021 by Sean O'Leary
2021 Budget Breakfast

At our 2021 Budget Breakfast on February 17, WVCBP senior policy analyst Sean O'Leary provided analysis of the Governor's proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2022. You can download Sean's budget analysis PowerPoint presentation here.

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September 16, 2020 by Sean O'Leary
Preventing Child Abuse and Supporting Families in West Virginia

On September 16, 2020, at the Prioritizing Prevention in West Virginia 2020 Virtual Summit, our senior policy analyst Sean O’Leary and Jim McKay of Prevent Child Abuse WV presented on adverse childhood experiences (ACEs), ACEs' negative impacts, and how we can support West Virginia families in order to reduce the likelihood ACEs. The summit was…

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February 5, 2020 by Ted Boettner
Leaving No One Behind: Ensuring a Fair Transition for Workers and Communities

On Wednesday, February 5, WVCBP Executive Director Ted Boettner presented at Leaving No One Behind: Ensuring a Fair Transition for Workers and Communities. View his presentation here. The event was sponsored by the West Virginia Center on Climate Change, the WVU College of Law Center for Energy and Sustainable Development, and the West Virginia Center…

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January 30, 2020 by Sean O'Leary
Why is West Virginia So Poor?

On January 27th 2020, at the WVU College of Law, Senior Policy Analyst Sean O'Leary presented findings from the 2016 State of Working West Virginia: Why is West Virginia so Poor? Download the presentation here.

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January 15, 2020 by WVCBP
Reducing Taxes as a Path to Growth? A Look at the Evidence

Dr. Sian Mughan prepared this presentation for the 2020 Budget Breakfast held on January 15, 2020. Dr. Mughan is assistant professor in the School of Public Affairs at Arizona State University. Her research interests include local government finance, fiscal federalism, criminal justice policy, and institutions. Some of her research has shown how tax and budgetary…

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September 16, 2019 by Ted Boettner
Paying for Medicare for All

On September 16, 2019 Executive Director Ted Boettner presented to a coalition on how to pay for Medicaid for All. The presentation explored several studies on the financing and distributional impact of Medicare for All proposals. View presentation.

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September 12, 2019 by Ted Boettner
West Virginia: How Bright is Our Economic Future?

On September 10, 2019, Executive Director Ted Boettner presented to the Jefferson County League of Women Voters at their monthly meeting. The presentation explored the challenges West Virginia's economy faces, what has been driving recent economic growth, and how to chart a sustainable economic future that results in more shared prosperity. View presentation.

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May 2, 2019 by Sean O'Leary
What Happened at the West Virginia Legislature?

WVCBP Senior Policy Analyst Sean O'Leary gave this recap of the 2019 Legislative Session at the National Association of Social Workers - WV Conference on May 2, 2019 in Charleston. View PDF of presentation.

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