Daily Archives: October 9, 2014

Tom Reed’s Extreme Position on the Minimum Wage

Martha Robertson, the Democratic candidate for the House in New York’s 23rd, favors raising the federal minimum wage from $7.25 per hour to $10.10. So do 73 per cent of Americans, according to a Pew Research Center poll.  Small wonder.  … Continue reading

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Is college necessary?

Dr. Jorge L. Díaz-Herrera, President of Keuka College, writes in favor of liberal education in a guest editorial which appeared in the Elmira Star-Gazette on October 8, 2014. Díaz-Herrera responded to a Salon article by Robert Reich with a provocative title:  … Continue reading

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