CA Women’s Caucus seeks more funding for early education

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

The California Legislative Women’s Caucus last week urged Gov. Jerry Brown to increase funding for early childhood education, which has suffered steep budget cuts during the recession.

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Senate Republicans filibuster minimum wage increase

Thursday, May 1, 2014

Senate Republicans yesterday filibustered a bill to raise the federal minimum wage from $7.25 an hour to $10.10 an hour. 

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Transcript: President Barack Obama’s remarks on Senate Republicans’ filibuster of minimum wage bill

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Partial transcript of remarks by President Barack Obama on the Senate Republicans’ filibuster of the minimum wage increase on April 30, 2014:

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Harkin & Miller introduce bill to raise federal minimum wage to $10.10 an hour

Monday, March 3, 2014

Democratic Sen. Tom Harkin and Rep. George Miller today introduced a bill that would raise the federal minimum wage from $7.25 an hour to $10.10 an hour in…

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Transcript: Press briefing Q&A on the Fair Minimum Wage Act – March 3, 2014

Monday, March 3, 2014

Partial transcript of the press conference Q&A with Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) and Rep. George Miller (D-California) on the introduction of the Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2013…

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Transcript: Chicago fast-food worker Amie Crawford’s press briefing remarks on the Fair Minimum Wage Act – March 3, 2014

Monday, March 3, 2014
WTF Amie Crawford

Partial transcript of press conference remarks by Amie Crawford, a Chicago fast-food worker, on the introduction of the Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2013 to raise the federal…

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Transcript: NY pizza deliveryman Gregory Reynoso’s press briefing remarks on the Fair Minimum Wage Act – March 3, 2014

Monday, March 3, 2014
WTF Gregory Reynoso

Partial transcript of press conference remarks by Gregory Reynoso, a pizza delivery driver from Brooklyn, New York, on the introduction of the Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2013…

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Transcript: Restaurant owner Andy Shallal’s press briefing remarks on the Fair Minimum Wage Act – March 3, 2014

Monday, March 3, 2014

Partial transcript of press conference remarks by Andy Shallal, owner of Washington D.C. area restaurants Busboys and Poets, on the introduction of the Fair Minimum Wage Act of…

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Transcript: US Women’s Chamber of Commerce Margo Dorfman’s press briefing remarks on the Fair Minimum Wage Act – March 3, 2014

Monday, March 3, 2014
WTF Margo Dorfman

Partial transcript of press conference remarks by Margo Dorfman, CEO of U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce, on the introduction of the Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2013 to…

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Transcript: Rep. George Miller’s press briefing remarks on the Fair Minimum Wage Act – March 3, 2014

Monday, March 3, 2014

Partial transcript of press conference remarks by Rep. George Miller (D-California) on the introduction of the Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2013 to raise the federal hourly minimum…

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