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The Express-Times
Should Pennsylvania raise its minimum wage?bill that would have raised the state's $8.38-per-hour minimum wage in yearly i
Should Pennsylvania raise its minimum wage?
The Express-Times / Posted 13 days ago
bill that would have raised the state's $8.38-per-hour minimum wage in yearly increments until it reached $15 by 2021. The Pennsylvania Legislature has resisted efforts to raise the state's $7.25 per hour minimum wage, but there are some signs of... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Low pay, high obfuscationArticle Tools It is an article of faith among conservatives in the Pennsylvani
Low pay, high obfuscation
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
Article Tools It is an article of faith among conservatives in the Pennsylvania Legislature that raising the minimum wage is a job-killer. It has to be left to faith, because economic analyses routinely show that, whereas a higher minimum wage... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
DA to McAdoo residents: More ways than ever to fight blightadvised those in McAdoo to document and report blight, because in her experienc
DA to McAdoo residents: More ways than ever to fight blight
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 19 days ago
advised those in McAdoo to document and report blight, because in her experience there “is strength in numbers.” “Pennsylvania Legislature enacted two laws, one of which is known as ‘Title 18’ for a public nuisance,” she said. “Those cited... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
'Symbolic Bridge' in Jenkintown Renamed in Montco Pol's NameLawrence "Larry" Curry, who retired in 2012 after 20 years in the Pennsylvania
'Symbolic Bridge' in Jenkintown Renamed in Montco Pol's Name
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 26 days ago
Lawrence "Larry" Curry, who retired in 2012 after 20 years in the Pennsylvania Legislature, remembers his childhood obsession with trains. It was an obsession nurtured when his family first moved to Jenkintown decades ago and he would visit the... Read more

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