Posts tagged "Chicago's minimum wage"

Better than Andy Shaw w/Mayor Emanuel: Berkowitz's virtual discussion of a $13 minimum wage causing unemployment to rise w/ Ald. Reilly, Shriver poverty honcho Bouman, Negron, Ald. Tunney and Ald. O'Connor, Cable and Web

Unfortunately, the City’s champions of the $13/ hour minimum wage,  Negron, a Harvard Law Grad and Bouman, a Valparaiso Law Grad didn’t follow Norberg’s lead and gladly give the impression they are expert economists– which is simply untrue. ********************************  Tonight’s Chicago Metro North and Northwest Suburban edition of Public Affairs airs  at 8:30 pm on Comcast Cable... Read more »

Better than Chris Wallace w/Obama: Berkowitz w/Ald. and Chicago Mayor Candidate Bob Fioretti, Cable and Web

Ald. and Chicago Mayor candidate Fioretti:… We need to restore hope. We need more police officers. We need jobs… And, those are the ways that we are going to bring down the crime rate. Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of Public Affairs features Ald. and Chicago Mayor Candidate Bob Fioretti:  The show airs throughout the... Read more »

Will Mayor Emanuel decide to oppose minimum wage increases after watching tonight’s suburban episode of Public Affairs, on web and cable?

With such a smart city, wouldn’t you think the Mayor would charge his working group with deciding if the “Science” suggests we would benefit our city as a whole by raising, lowering or keeping the minimum wage the same? ***************************************** Tonight’s suburban episode of Public Affairs, featuring Economics Professor Allen  Sanderson,  focuses on the impact... Read more »