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Economic & Labor News for January 5, 2015

Progressive political commentator Thom Hartmann gives an update on U.S. economic and labor news.

 
Hartmann covers:

  • Minimum wage in more than half of U.S. states now higher than federal minimum
  • Home health care workers still exempt from minimum wage laws
  • Suggestion that President Obama should raise income level for time-and-a-half exemption
  • York City (Pennsylvania) school district may soon be controlled by a for-profit charter school company
  • American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) dumped by eBay
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JoAnn Chateau

JoAnn Chateau likes progressive politics and loves the canines. She writes fiction about an alpha Bichon named Chester, and his friends–with a dash of humor and a dab of poli-sci. JoAnn worked professionally in the Psychology and Information Science fields. Retired now, she enjoys the creative life.

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  1. Tanya

    Some good and some bad news.

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