I just had to steal it from her! Here’s an assortment of links I’ve been collecting to share with you. 133 more words
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Jan 29 2014
(WASHINGTON) – Today, in response to the ongoing jobs crisis in America, Representatives John Conyers, Jr. (D-Mich.), Frederica Wilson (D-Fla.), Charles Rangel (D-N.Y.), Maxine Waters (D-Calif.), Barbara Lee (D-Calif.), Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Texas), José Serrano (D-N.Y.), and Mike Quigley (D-Ill.) announced the creation of a Congressional Full Employment Caucus. 816 more words
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Senate Democratic bill gradually increasing the federal minimum wage to $10.10 hourly would require private businesses to spend $15 billion more in salaries when it takes full effect in 2017, the Congressional Budget Office estimated Thursday. 393 more words
Looking beyond employment effects of higher minimum wage: loss of non-monetary benefits, increased workload, heavier payroll taxes
Mark Perry, a scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, effectively counters claims that a higher minimum wage has minimal impacts on employment.
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I’ve argued before on CD…
Internships aren’t jobs, so the same rules shouldn’t apply.
FORTUNE — As we head from spring into summer, many college students are planning their vacations while those looking to get their first taste of the working world are likely hunting for internships. 829 more words