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Wage Disparity Highlights Inequality

Washington, D.C.’s pervasive inequality manifests itself primarily in income and educational gaps, according to a series of reports released over the past few weeks. A report analyzing the financial recovery since the recession released by the Fiscal Policy Institute Jan. 29 found that the wage gap in D.C. is at[Read More…]

by February 13, 2015 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

Law School Report Finds Minimum Wage Too Low

The current federal minimum wage in the United States is historically low and unable to meet the needs of low-income Americans, according to a report released this month by Georgetown University’s Center on Poverty and Inequality and the Leadership Conference Education Fund. The thesis of the report, entitled “Improving Wages,[Read More…]

by October 21, 2014 0 comments City News, News