Letters and Politics

Republicans Vote for Progressive Measures

On today’s show we talk with Sylvia Allegretto about the last economic statistics. Sylvia Allegretto is a labor economist and co-chair of the Center on Wage and Employment Dynamics at the University of California, Berkeley.

Then, Mitch Jeserich engage in a conversation with Zach Polett, the national campaign director of Arkansas Fair Share on how Arkansas voted to rise the minimum wage and how Republicans agreed to pass the bill.

 

 

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