Oregon Incomes Still 9% Below National Average
The gap between Oregon incomes and Washington incomes widens
We believe this is the defining issue in our state.
2013 Five Pillars of Prosperity for Oregon
Four state issues and one national issue for greater prosperity.
We believe the Oregon legislature will advance the prosperity of our state – our entire state – if it focuses on these key issues this year.
The goal of the Prosperity Project is also simple: to call attention to and advocate for the issues, the elected officials and the candidates who will lead Oregon to greater prosperity.
What do we mean by “greater prosperity”?
20,000 net new Oregon jobs per year for through 2020.
Raising Oregon incomes up to the national average by 2020.
As you see from the charts below, we have considerable work to do.
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