Why the Government’s Plan to Help Out Renters Is Falling Flat

Jewel Burgess, 40, first applied for emergency rental assistance in Washington, D.C., last year, after being furloughed from her job delivering meals for the city’s Office on Aging. She never heard back about whether she was approved or denied for …

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Forget $15 an Hour — the Minimum Wage Should Be $24

President Harry Truman, center, signs legislation raising the minimum wage from 40 to 75 cents on Oct. 26, 1949, in Washington, D.C.

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The coronavirus pandemic relief bill passed by the House of Representatives this week would raise the …

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Alexander: When the pandemic ends, Orange County will be ready

This might have been an example of either amazing hustle or amazing optimism.
With pandemic-related shutdowns affecting sports events both large and small for most of the last 12 months, the Orange County Sports Commission still booked 16 events large …

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