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Mayor, prioritize the people, not pay

I just browsed the KUAM website and noticed a story that had escaped my attention until just now… Mayor Paul McDonald said that he believes elected officials should keep their pay raises.   125 more words

2 proposals address Illinois’ minimum wage

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Two proposals on raising Illinois’ minimum wage will be tackled by the new Illinois General Assembly.

The Herald and Review reports… 102 more words

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Story Time - Grocery Forensics

There’s something out there I like to call “grocery forensics.” It tries to make educated guesses regarding the activities, beliefs and attitudes of those in the past based on the material evidence they left behind – limited to their messes in grocery stores. 847 more words

2 proposals address Illinois' minimum wage

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – Two proposals on raising Illinois’ minimum wage will be tackled by the new Illinois General Assembly.

The Herald and Review reports… 107 more words

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Greensboro city workers unionize for better pay

GREENSBORO, N.C. — The newly-formed Greensboro Public Service Workers Union went before the city council Tuesday night asking for higher pay and better working conditions. 336 more words

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Good news: proposal for everyone to get Universal Basic Income. Bad news: Britons excluded

A proposal for universal basic income (UBI) is finally on the political agenda. If implemented, it will benefit millions of people who are in poverty or struggling to make ends meet. 65 more words

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Avoid An FLSA Lawsuit

– Avoid a “Fair Labor Standards Act” (FLSA) Lawsuit

The Department of Labor issued its Final Rule updating the regulations governing white collar exemptions from the minimum wage and overtime pay protections of the FLSA (Fair Labor Standards Act). 76 more words