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California to become a country?

California to become a country?

Kali Persall,
Managing Editor
February 8, 2017
Filed under Politics

It’s been less than a month since President Donald J. Trump took office and talk of “Calexit,” a movement where the state would secede from the rest of the country, is already picking up steam. Ballot measure campaign committee Yes California started the the Calexit campaign in November after Trump ...

California minimum wage to hit $15 by 2022

California minimum wage to hit $15 by 2022

Kali Persall,
Managing Editor
April 6, 2016
Filed under Metro, Showcase

The people have spoken and legislators listened, finalizing a California law that will set the minimum wage bar high for the rest of the country. On Monday Gov. Jerry Brown signed a law that will increase the state’s minimum wage to $15 dollars by 2022. The state minimum wage is currently $10 and is one...

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