Tag: federal

Newsworthy – Jul 26th, 2019

The Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco to focus more on climate change, the Trump administration will tighten food stamp eligibility, Guatemala has become the largest source of illegal immigration into the U.S., and record high temperatures in Europe have exacerbated a drought. These…

Newsworthy – Feb 15th, 2019

Increasing prices on household staples, increases in domestic steelmaking, retreating glaciers in Switzerland, and the end of a Mars rover’s mission. Here are the top newsworthy items from this past week as shared on our Facebook page.

Raising the Minimum Wage

There has been quite a lot of chatter recently concerning a raise in the minimum wage. Discussion has increased since President Obama’s State of the Union Address this past Tuesday, where he called for a raise in the minimum wage to $10.10 (the current…