Posts Tagged ‘d.c. minimum wage’

District Line Daily: Fort Reno Is Uncanceled

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The Fort Reno series is back on this summer after concert organizer Amanda MacKaye met with officials [...]

The Needle: Arlington Bro Strikes Again

Car Crawl: Police arrested and stun-gunned a naked man driving a car that hit three other vehicles during a bar crawl event in the Clarendon area this weekend. The man, who was in fact wearing socks, was celebrating his 23rd birthday at the "All American Bar Crawl." God Bless America! -4
This Town: Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen's security [...]

The Minimum Wage Will Increase Tomorrow in D.C.

The District's minimum-wage workers will start seeing a city-mandated increase in their paychecks tomorrow, July 1, when the first phase of the city's wage increase goes into effect. Beginning tomorrow, the minimum wage will jump to $9.50 per hour from today's $8.25.
This boost is part of legislation that Mayor Vince Gray signed into law in January that will eventually [...]

The Needle: March Snow Showers

Snow-Make-It-Stop-Alypse: Here's your weekly forecast to decrease your quality of life in D.C: Get ready for some low-impact snow in the area tomorrow, followed by strong winds Wednesday. -3
Rich Market: A new study shows that a minimum wage worker would have to work 137 hours a week to afford a two-bedroom, fair market rental in [...]

District Line Daily: The Bus Stops Here

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Photographer Darrow Montgomery traversed the city and, over a year's time, captured stunning images from some [...]

District Line Daily: All in for the Minimum Wage

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The D.C. Council passed legislation that would raise the minimum wage to $11.50 by 2016. Mayor [...]

District Line Daily: Wage Wins

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The D.C. Council voted unanimously Tuesday to raise the minimum wage to $11.50 by 2016 and [...]

District Line Daily: Four More Years?

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It's finally official: Mayor Vince Gray is running for re-election. He waited months to make the [...]

District Line Daily: Minimum Wage Showdown

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Mayor Vince Gray proposed increasing the city's minimum wage to $10 an hour. A council committee will [...]

District Line Daily: Cocaine Congressman

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Florida Rep. Trey Radel was charged with cocaine possession Tuesday after being busted in D.C. on [...]

District Line Daily: Two Licenses Under All

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Mayor Vince Gray signed legislation into law Monday that would allow the D.C. DMV to issue [...]

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