Business Climate

WPC's Center for Small Business focuses on improving Washington's small business climate by working closely with business owners and policymakers. The Center provides accurate information and analysis on the state's regulatory climate, tax structure, health insurance systems, and more.

Press Releases

Washington Policy Center warns against transit bailout in transportation package

Think tank calls idea to use hundreds of millions in state funds for transit “unprecedented”

Small Business Owners Say Reforms Are Needed to Improve State’s Business Climate and Create Jobs

Survey of Washington small business owners released at press conference today