Posts Tagged ‘d.c. working families’

Poll Finds Some Likely Voters Opposed to Pepco Purchase, But Most Don’t Have An Opinion

Just 6 percent of likely voters support merger in new poll

Poll: 49 Percent Support D.C. United Stadium Plan

How many people actually want to spend $150 million of city money on land and infrastructure for a D.C. United stadium at Buzzard Point? It's a question that's been surprisingly hard to figure out; a January Washington Post poll, which showed around 60 percent opposed to the plan, was criticized for its wording here and elsewhere.
With the [...]

Minimum Wage Poll Finds Two-Thirds Backing $12.50 Wage

D.C. Councilmember Vincent Orange's business and consumer affairs committee is about to take up legislation for an $11.50 minimum wage. Last, Vince Gray told councilmembers he would support a lower $10 hourly minimum wage not tied to a cost of living increase. But a new poll commissioned by a coalition backing a $12.50 minimum wage ballot initiative suggest [...]