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The Hill
Prince, North Carolina and the right to define one's identityThe claim that H.B. 2 is a safety measure echoes the justification in the Jim C
Prince, North Carolina and the right to define one's identity
The Hill / Posted yesterday
The claim that H.B. 2 is a safety measure echoes the justification in the Jim Crow South for segregated public facilities. Occidental College Professor Lisa Wade, a gender issues researcher, recently pointed out that "segregationists in the South,... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Azusa Pacific to host softball regionalfinal four is May 28-30 at Fresno City College. La Verne, Occidental win SCIAC
Azusa Pacific to host softball regional
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted yesterday
final four is May 28-30 at Fresno City College. La Verne, Occidental win SCIAC titles The University of La Verne and Occidental College won SCIAC softball and baseball titles, respectively, and will each host four-team SCIAC postseason... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Azusa Pacific to host softball regionalfinal four is May 28-30 at Fresno City College. La Verne, Occidental win SCIAC
Azusa Pacific to host softball regional
Pasadena Star-News / Posted yesterday
final four is May 28-30 at Fresno City College. La Verne, Occidental win SCIAC titles The University of La Verne and Occidental College won SCIAC softball and baseball titles, respectively, and will each host four-team SCIAC postseason... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Apple adds its top advertiser to its executive leadership pageminds, and was inducted into the Advertising Federation of America's Hall of Ac
Apple adds its top advertiser to its executive leadership page
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
minds, and was inducted into the Advertising Federation of America's Hall of Achievement. Tor is a former journalist and award-winning documentary filmmaker. He holds a bachelor's degree in English Literature from Occidental College. ... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Apple adds its top advertiser to its executive leadership pageminds, and was inducted into the Advertising Federation of America's Hall of Ac
Apple adds its top advertiser to its executive leadership page
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
minds, and was inducted into the Advertising Federation of America's Hall of Achievement. Tor is a former journalist and award-winning documentary filmmaker. He holds a bachelor's degree in English Literature from Occidental College. ... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Apple adds its top advertiser to its executive leadership pageminds, and was inducted into the Advertising Federation of America's Hall of Ac
Apple adds its top advertiser to its executive leadership page
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
minds, and was inducted into the Advertising Federation of America's Hall of Achievement. Tor is a former journalist and award-winning documentary filmmaker. He holds a bachelor's degree in English Literature from Occidental College. ... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Weekly San Diego Sports PreviewBay High School. -WOMENS ROWING: Saturday at the Windermere Cup in Seattle, Wa
Weekly San Diego Sports Preview
NBC San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
Bay High School. -WOMENS ROWING: Saturday at the Windermere Cup in Seattle, Wash. all day. -WOMENS TRACK: Saturday at the Occidental College Invitational in Los Angeles all day. POINT LOMA NAZARENE UNIVERSITY SEA LIONS: -WOMENS GOLF:... Read more
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E! Online
Find Out Where Malia Obama Will Go to Collegeand fell in love while working in a law firm in Chicago. They wed in 1992. Bef
Find Out Where Malia Obama Will Go to College
E! Online / Posted 3 days ago
and fell in love while working in a law firm in Chicago. They wed in 1992. Before Harvard, the president was a student at Occidental College in Los Angeles between 1979 and 1981, after which he transferred to Columbia University, where he majored... Read more
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NBC News
Clinton Promises a Cabinet Full of Womenable isolate women to the least visible and least prestigious positions," said
Clinton Promises a Cabinet Full of Women
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
able isolate women to the least visible and least prestigious positions," said Jennifer Piscopo, a professor of politics at Occidental College, who has written extensively about the role of women in government, particularly in Latin America. In... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Obama’s daughter Malia to join Harvard in 2017, to take this year offparents also went to Harvard, but much later in their respective educational ca
Obama’s daughter Malia to join Harvard in 2017, to take this year off
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
parents also went to Harvard, but much later in their respective educational careers. Barack Obama went to Harvard after Occidental College, Los Angeles and Columbia University, New York. Her mother, Michelle Obama (then Michelle LaVaughn... Read more
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Mashable
Malia Obama is headed to Harvard Universityreads. "Malia will take a gap year before beginning school." Tough news for da
Malia Obama is headed to Harvard University
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
reads. "Malia will take a gap year before beginning school." Tough news for dad/President Barack Obama, who attended Occidental College and then fellow Ivy Columbia University as an undergraduate student. But we're sure he isn't taking it too... Read more
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Market Watch
Malia Obama makes college choice: Harvardearned a law degree at Harvard after receiving a bachelor’s from Columbia Unive
Malia Obama makes college choice: Harvard
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
earned a law degree at Harvard after receiving a bachelor’s from Columbia University in New York. He’d previously attended Occidental College in California. Michelle Obama is a Princeton alumna and is also a Harvard Law graduate. Malia Obama is... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
One-Stop Pub Crawltime dining at Eagle Rock Brewery Public House was destined to be an early lunc
One-Stop Pub Crawl
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
time dining at Eagle Rock Brewery Public House was destined to be an early lunch with one of my former colleagues from Occidental College who only had an hour and a half between morning classes and afternoon office hours. It would have been a... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
What's behind Lil Kim's dramatic transformation?be considered beautiful, of course, as long as they look like white people.” W
What's behind Lil Kim's dramatic transformation?
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
be considered beautiful, of course, as long as they look like white people.” Wade, an associate professor of sociology at Occidental College, continues to say that black women specifically are “expected to look white in order to qualify as... Read more
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The Signal
TMC Insider: Brooks hits milestonein Santa Barbara on Thursday and Friday. The Mustangs will follow up with the
TMC Insider: Brooks hits milestone
The Signal / Posted 8 days ago
in Santa Barbara on Thursday and Friday. The Mustangs will follow up with the championships at the Oxy Invite on May 7 at Occidental College in Eagle Rock. TMC will then cap off its season at the NAIA Outdoor Track & Field National Championships... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Jan Peters, former Buffalo school board member and community leadera bachelor’s degree in history from the University at Buffalo in 1968, then com
Jan Peters, former Buffalo school board member and community leader
The Buffalo News / Posted 14 days ago
a bachelor’s degree in history from the University at Buffalo in 1968, then completed a master’s degree in urban studies at Occidental College in Los Angeles. She was selected as a National Urban Fellow in 1974 and interned for a year as executive... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Angry? Maybe it's something you atefeel, scientists have found. "The tongue could be a window to the psyche," say
Angry? Maybe it's something you ate
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
feel, scientists have found. "The tongue could be a window to the psyche," says Nancy Dess, a professor of psychology at Occidental College in Los Angeles, pointing to the growing number of studies that connect taste perception with emotions and... Read more
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Breitbart
Black Lives Matter Scares BART Official into Carrying Gunforce against someone is absurd.” Student protesters with the “Oxy United for
Black Lives Matter Scares BART Official into Carrying Gun
Breitbart / Posted 21 days ago
force against someone is absurd.” Student protesters with the “Oxy United for Black Liberation” from Los Angeles-based Occidental College demanded in November that unarmed campus officers stop wearing bulletproof vests — arguably their only... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
Stop Thief!become the City of Raises. Pablo Alvarado is the executive director of the Nat
Stop Thief!
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 27 days ago
become the City of Raises. Pablo Alvarado is the executive director of the National Day Laborers Organizing Network. Peter Dreier is chair of the Urban & Environmental Policy Department at Occidental College. Both are longtime Pasadena res... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Why women should vote for Hillary Clintonthe proportion of women lawmakers, the greater the number of laws enacted to ad
Why women should vote for Hillary Clinton
Chicago Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
the proportion of women lawmakers, the greater the number of laws enacted to advance gender equality. Jennifer Piscopo, an Occidental College political scientist, examined 18,700 bills introduced in Argentina's lower house over a 10-year period and... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
The rise of the instant-delivery lunchsignificant effects on the way we think about and interact with our food, accor
The rise of the instant-delivery lunch
The Globe and Mail / Posted 28 days ago
significant effects on the way we think about and interact with our food, according to John Lang, a sociology professor at Occidental College in California. “It feeds into this whole ‘food-as-fuel’ trend that we see. It’s divorcing food from all... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
California, New York on way to $15 minimum wage as activists target more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
California, New York on way to $15 minimum wage as activists target more states
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest," said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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Salon.com
The empty charter school dream: “Togetherness” sides with smug hipster parents and falls apartfeaturing “French language arts, Singapore math, Montessori approaches” and the
The empty charter school dream: “Togetherness” sides with smug hipster parents and falls apart
Salon.com / Posted 30 days ago
featuring “French language arts, Singapore math, Montessori approaches” and the involvement of a professor from nearby Occidental College. She is advocating for a privileged, fenced-off environment for her privileged child and her privileged... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more states
WCNC Charlotte / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more states
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more states
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more states
WLBZ Bangor / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more states
WKYC Cleveland / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more states
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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USA Today
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more states
USA Today / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more states
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more states
NorthWest Cable News / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more states
KTHV Little Rock / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more states
KING5 Seattle / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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First Coast News
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more states
First Coast News / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more states
KTVB Boise / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more states
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more states
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more states
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more states
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more states
KREM.com Spokane / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more states
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more states
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more states
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more states
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more states
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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11 News Houston
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
Backers of $15 minimum wage eye more states
11 News Houston / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
'Fight for $15' minimum wage powers on with coast state winshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
'Fight for $15' minimum wage powers on with coast state wins
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted a month ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest," said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
'Fight for $15' minimum wage push powers on with coast state winshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
'Fight for $15' minimum wage push powers on with coast state wins
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 1 months ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest," said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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Island Packet
$15 minimum-wage movement sets sights on more stateshappen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,
$15 minimum-wage movement sets sights on more states
Island Packet / Posted 1 months ago
happen in some states, particularly in the South and maybe some of the Midwest,” said Peter Dreier, a politics professor at Occidental College. Idaho lawmakers, for example, recently passed a measure barring local governments from raising the... Read more
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