Ken Jacobs

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Name: Ken Jacobs
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Is Obamacare A Success? We Might Not Know For A While

Hundreds in California rushed to get health insurance just before the deadline.After months of focusing on how many people have or haven't signed up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, we now have a rough total (7.5 million) and everyone's ... [Published KCLU - 6 hours ago]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Most expensive property ever listed in US sells for $US120 million

The most expensive property listed for sale in the United States, Copper Beech Farm, in Connecticut, has sold for a whopping $US120 million ($A128 million).The sale was more than double Sydney's biggest sale, which was $53 million for Point Piper's Villa ... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Walmart Prices Would Rise By Pennies If It Paid Workers More Than Poverty Wages

CREDIT: AP Walmart prices would go up by mere pennies if it were to pay all of its workers enough to live above the poverty line, according to an analysis by Marketplace and Slate . In a video, they explain that Walmart employees consume billions ... [Published Think Progress - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Part of Early Exchange Success Due to Insuring the Already Insured

No one knows yet exactly how many of the 1.2 million people enrolled so far in Covered California were previously uninsured -- but one person has a pretty good guess.Ken Jacobs, chair of the Labor Center at UC-Berkeley, projects about 39% of enrollees ... [Published California Healthline - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

After the Big Deadline, a Push To Sign Up Individuals Who Are Still Eligible

In a  California Healthline report by Rachel Dornhelm, experts discussed the state's renewed enrollment efforts following the March 31 open enrollment deadline for the exchange.Exchange officials and health care advocates want to make sure Californians ... [Published California Healthline - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 3 reports

Many Covered Calif. Enrollees Likely To Leave Exchange

Many residents who enrolled in health plans through California's health insurance exchange likely will later drop that coverage because they have found insurance elsewhere, according to a new analysis released Wednesday by the UC-Berkeley Labor Center, ... [Published California Healthline - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Sneak peek inside Sydney's $100m property

Video settings Please Log in to update your video settings Video will begin in 5 seconds.Don't play Play now More video Recommended Replay video Video settingsPlease Log in to update your video settings The international marketing campaign has been b ... [Published Canberra Times - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

"Doll & Em's" Azazel Jacobs on the Pleasure of Being Stuck and Working Your Way Out of It (Feature)

Above Photo:  Azazel Jacobs and Dolly Wells. Photo credit: Mischa RichterWhen I first enter the room, filmmaker Azazel Jacobs seems hypnotized by a collection of books on film festivals and history lined up on a bookshelf. He obviously wants to grab one, ... [Published Pop Matters - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Supporters push of $15 minimum wage in Seattle

It's not a question of if, but when.At the one-day Income Inequality Symposium held at Seattle University on Thursday, it appeared the quest for a $15 minimum wage is coming soon."The timing will be for the largest businesses. It may be more immediate. ... [Published KGW.com - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

$15 minimum wage support, sticking points on display at inequality symposium

Mayor Ed Murray spoke at a symposium on income inequality. Mayor's Office/Flickr“No matter how big my wallet gets,  my head continues to only need one pillow to sleep on,” venture capitalist Nick Hanauer said during his remarks at an income inequality ... [Published Crosscut Seattle - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 3 reports

Economics Daily Digest: Public Financing: Compromise Won't Fix Corruption

By Rachel Goldfarb, originally published on Next New DealClick here to receive the Daily Digest via email.A Promise Cuomo Can Keep ( Albany Times Union )Roosevelt Institute Senior Fellow Jonathan Soros and Frederick A.O. Schwartz call on New York's Governor ... [Published Daily Kos - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

Read Stuff, You Should: Obamacare Scorecard

Happy Birthday to Donna Pescow , 60.Plenty of good stuff:1. Jaime Fuller looks at the complexities of summarizing ACA successes and failures .2. No, there’s no huge pool of libertarians out there just desperate for Rand Paul ; Kevin Williamson is right ... [Published Bloomberg - Mar 24 2014]

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"this is not at all surprising" says Ken Jacobs, who heads the Center for Labor Research and Education at the University of California Berkeley...
"[The individual market] has always been a place where you have lots of people coming in and out," Jacobs said. "what this does is create a much stronger safety net, so people have a place to land if they have changes."

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Is Obamacare A Success? We Might Not Know For A... [Published KCLU - 6 hours ago]
Most expensive property ever listed in US sells... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Apr 12 2014]
Walmart Prices Would Rise By Pennies If It Paid... [Published Think Progress - Apr 11 2014]
Part of Early Exchange Success Due to Insuring ... [Published California Healthline - Apr 11 2014]
Many to Transition In and Out of Covered Califo... [Published California Broker Magazine - Apr 10 2014]
The Actual Economics of Cities Raising the Mini... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Apr 09 2014]
After the Big Deadline, a Push To Sign Up Indiv... [Published California Healthline - Apr 09 2014]
Many Of Those Not Paying Obamacare Premiums Obt... [Published The Moderate Voice - Apr 04 2014]
4/3/2014-Minimum Wage Conversation with Council... [Published Seattle.gov - Apr 04 2014]
Seattle symposium focuses on increasing the min... [Published Northwest Asian Weekly - Apr 04 2014]
Many Covered Calif. Enrollees Likely To Leave E... [Published California Healthline - Apr 03 2014]
Sneak peek inside Sydney's $100m property [Published Canberra Times - Apr 03 2014]
Nearly Half Of Californians Who Used Exchange M... [Published WVPE 88.1 - Apr 03 2014]
Why some people don't pay their health care pre... [Published Woodland Daily Democrat - Apr 03 2014]
"Doll & Em's" Azazel Jacobs on the Pleasure of ... [Published Pop Matters - Apr 01 2014]
Congressman Miller takes minimum wage campaign ... [Published Contra Costa Times - Apr 01 2014]
City Officials from Coast to Coast Strategize A... [Published PRWeb - Mar 31 2014]
A family left out of Obamacare [Published Columbia Journalism Review - Mar 28 2014]
$15 minimum wage support, sticking points on di... [Published Crosscut Seattle - Mar 28 2014]
Supporters push of $15 minimum wage in Seattle [Published KGW.com - Mar 28 2014]
Mosman's top price to shift next door [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Mar 27 2014]
Castles for sale, turrets, moats and all [Published Adelaide Now - Mar 26 2014]
SAN DIEGO MOVES CLOSER TO A RAISE IN THE MINIMU... [Published East County Magazine - Mar 26 2014]
Kshama Sawant and Tim Burgess Say You Should Re... [Published Stranger - Mar 24 2014]
Asians Enrolling in Covered Calif. Plans at 'Su... [Published California Healthline - Mar 24 2014]
Economics Daily Digest: Public Financing: Compr... [Published Daily Kos - Mar 24 2014]
Read Stuff, You Should: Obamacare Scorecard [Published Bloomberg - Mar 24 2014]
Economics Daily Digest: Public Financing: Compr... [Published Daily Kos - Mar 24 2014]
Daily Digest - March 24: Public Financing: Comp... [Published Next New Deal - Mar 24 2014]
Obamacare: Asian-Americans sign up in droves; L... [Published Insurance News Net - Mar 24 2014]
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Walmart Prices Would Rise By Pennies If It Paid... [Published Think Progress - Apr 11 2014]
CREDIT: AP Walmart prices would go up by mere pennies if it were to pay all of its workers enough to live above the poverty line, according to an analysis by Marketplace and Slate . In a video, they explain that Walmart employees consume billions ...
The Actual Economics of Cities Raising the Mini... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Apr 09 2014]
When it comes to the $15-an-hour minimum wage debate —what it will do to Seattle's economic landscape, whether restauranteurs should be able to count employees' tips against their wages—we're drowning in wild speculation, fear-mongering, and sob stories ...
Many Of Those Not Paying Obamacare Premiums Obt... [Published The Moderate Voice - Apr 04 2014]
Now that we have data on the number of people who have signed up through the exchanges there remains a question as to how many will actually pay their premiums and obtain coverage. It is not possible to have an exact number on this as coverage for ...
Economics Daily Digest: Public Financing: Compr... [Published Daily Kos - Mar 24 2014]
By Rachel Goldfarb, originally published on Next New Deal Click here to receive the Daily Digest via email. A Promise Cuomo Can Keep ( Albany Times Union ) Roosevelt Institute Senior Fellow Jonathan Soros and Frederick A.O. Schwartz call ...
Daily Digest - March 24: Public Financing: Comp... [Published Next New Deal - Mar 24 2014]
Click here to receive the Daily Digest via email. A Promise Cuomo Can Keep ( Albany Times Union ) Roosevelt Institute Senior Fellow Jonathan Soros and Frederick A.O. Schwartz call on New York's Governor Cuomo to avoid compromise on public campaign ...
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