Posts Tagged ‘living-wage’

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: Shady Orange

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Councilmember and mayoral candidate Vince Orange fought the city's decision to award a $33 million, five-year contract to manage [...]

District Line Daily: Live a Little

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The D.C. government is years behind in updating its living wage rates for its own contractors [...]

The Needle: An Urban Exodus

Urban Exodus: D.C's hallmark half-smoke joint, Ben's Chili Bowl, is relinquishing its D.C. exclusiveness and expanding to Arlington. -2
New Orleans Blues: The D.C. tax office shut down the frequently complained-about-by-neighbors TruOrleans restaurant on H Street NE today. +2

The Needle: Where’s the Reef?

Reefer Madness: The Reef bar in Adams Morgan closed for good today. -2
All in the Family: Mayor-for-life Marion Barry's son was arrested in Virginia for driving under the influence and possession of marijuana. -3

Skipping Out On The Economy: Loose Lips Daily

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