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Sac State political clubs debate on ISIS, minimum wage

Rian Edington

October 29, 2014

The College Democrats, the College Republicans, the College Socialists and Young Americans for Liberty faced off in a battle of wits, debating on raising minimum wage, affirmative action and foreign policy.The debate, held on Oct. 20 in the University Union’s Redwood Room, consisted of a two-minute open...

Raising CA minimum wage just makes economic sense

Jaime Carrillo

September 24, 2013

Gov. Jerry Brown’s plan to increase the minimum wage in California to $10 an hour by 2016 is long overdue, despite accusations of doing such a thing will be a “job killer.”On Sept. 15, Assembly Bill 10  swept through the Democrat-controlled California Senate and Assembly. Gov. Brown plans to s...

Raising minimum wage can hurt local business

State Hornet Staff

March 6, 2013

Raising the federal minimum wage is always a very partisan issue whenever Congress introduces a bill to raise it. The consequences due to raising the minimum wage tend to be blown out of proportion by politicians on both sides of the debate; overall, it tends to be beneficial to those who work at that...