Transcript: Sen. Bernie Sanders’s presidential campaign kick-off speech in Burlington, Vermont – Part 2

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Part 2 of 8. Partial transcript of Sen. Bernie Sanders’s (I-Vermont) speech officially kicking off his presidential campaign in Burlington, Vermont on May 26, 2015:

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CA Gov. Jerry Brown introduces traffic debt amnesty program

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

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Gov. Brown proposes Earned Income Tax Credit to help working poor in California

Tuesday, May 26, 2015
SOURCE: ebudget.ca.gov EITC program

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Election 2014 Florida gubernatorial debate transcript: Question on parenting & education

Monday, October 20, 2014

Partial transcript of the Florida gubernatorial debate between Republican Rick Scott and Democrat Charlie Crist on Oct. 15, 2014:

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Judge strikes down California’s teacher tenure law

Thursday, June 12, 2014

A Superior Court judge in Los Angeles this week struck down California’s laws on teacher tenure, seniority, and dismissal because they allow many “grossly ineffective teachers” to remain…

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Elmendorf defends CBO’s report on minimum wage increase

Wednesday, February 19, 2014
SOURCE: cspan.org

Congressional Budget Office Director Douglas Elmendorf today defended his agency’s estimate that between 500,000 to 1 million jobs could be lost if the federal minimum wage is raised…

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Transcript: Remarks by CBO Director Douglas Elmendorf on the impacts of minimum wage increase on employment – Feb. 19, 2014

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Partial transcript of remarks by Douglas Elmendorf, Director of the Congressional Budget Office, on the effects of raising the minimum wage on employment at the Christian Science Monitor…

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CBO projects $10.10 hourly minimum wage increase will lift 900K Americans out of poverty but cost at least 500K jobs

Wednesday, February 19, 2014
SOURCE: cbo.gov

Raising the federal minimum wage from $7.25 an hour to $10.10 an hour will lift about a million people out of poverty but will likely cost the U.S….

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Transcript: Q&A w/ Rep. Tim Ryan on the CBO’s 2014 budget & economic outlook

Monday, February 10, 2014

Partial transcript of Q&A with Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio) on the Congressional Budget Office’s (CBO) 2014 federal budget and economic outlook. The House Budget Committee hearing was held…

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Transcript: Q&A w/ Sen. Tom Harkin & Rep. George Miller on raising the federal minimum wage – Jan. 14, 2014

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Partial transcript of Q&A with Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa), Rep. George Miller (D-California), and Jason Furman, Chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers, on raising the…

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