Ken Jacobs

Type: Person
Name: Ken Jacobs
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Focus of campaign to raise miniumum wage is shifting to local level in cities nationwide

Congressional action to raise the minimum wage may have stalled, but a grass-roots campaign to lift basic pay is picking up steam at city halls and state legislatures – and probably heading to ballot boxes.Cities nationwide, including San Diego and Seattle, ... [Published Buffalo News - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Main Ave. Road Diet

SIOUX FALLS, SD -Main Avenue is getting a makeover. Sioux Falls City crews began work today on the street they hope will benefit everyone who visits downtown.It's called the Main Avenue Road Diet. A plan that will cut the three lanes of traffic on this ... [Published KELOLAND TV - Jul 18 2014]
Entities: Diet, Ken Jacobs
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Marian Jacobs

, at Fremont Health Medical Center.Marian was born Oct. 23, 1930, in rural Dodge to Fred and Clara (Steinhoefel) Brazda. She grew up in Dodge and graduated from Dodge High School. After high school, Marian married Adolph Marsoun, and they opened Ade’s ... [Published Fremont Tribune - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

Sydney real estate’s great dividing range

Source: Supplied They are 47km and $97 million apart, but Sydney’s cheapest and most expensive properties are not the beauty and beast tale you might expect. The city’s cheapest listing — a two-bedroom house in Macquarie Fields for $299,000 — proves bargains ... [Published NEWS.com.au - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

Murdoch Bronte beach pad sells

Source: Supplied THE GLAMOROUS Bronte beach pad owned by power couple, Sarah and Lachlan Murdoch, has just sold for more than $10 million. When the property was first listed in 2009, there were price hopes in excess of $13.5 million.The News Corp and ... [Published NEWS.com.au - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 28 2014 - Updated Jun 28 2014 - 1 reports

Lachlan and Sarah Murdoch sell Bronte home for $10 million

Media tycoon Lachlan Murdoch and his model wife Sarah have sold their Bronte property for more than $10 million in less than five weeks after the property's latest campaign launch.The contemporary house has been on and off the market since 2009 when it ... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Jun 28 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

Kahala, the $12 million Clareville waterfront bought by William Samuel Fox, III

Kahala, the new Clareville waterfront four years in the making, has been bought by the Fox family.The settlement shows the sale price as $12 million, so the Title Tattle forecast that it was likely to be close to $12 million was on the money.It was bought ... [Published Property Observer - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 16 2014 - Updated Jun 17 2014 - 2 reports

Aged care entreprenuer Peter Wohl buys Ron Medich Point Piper mansion

SimmitCare Australia aged-care boss Peter Wohl has been pinpointed as the buyer of Ron Medich's Point Piper waterfront mansion.It sold last week for around $38 million.Peter Wohl and his wife Jennifer have a clifftop residence in Dover Heights.It was ... [Published Property Observer - Jun 17 2014]
First reported Jun 16 2014 - Updated Jun 16 2014 - 1 reports

San Francisco leads the way with $15 minimum-wage ballot measure

Mayor Ed Lee last week stood with the full Board of Supervisors, labor and community groups and even a representative of the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce to announce a "consensus measure" for the November ballot that would boost the city's minimum ... [Published Los Angeles Times - Jun 16 2014]
First reported Jun 14 2014 - Updated Jun 14 2014 - 1 reports

Oakland: Study Says Minimum Wage Increase Would Help City's Economy

PM Raising Oakland's minimum wage to $12.25 an hour would help the city's economy in addition to boosting the income of more than one-fourth of its workers, economists at the University of California at Berkeley said today.Speaking at a briefing at Oakland ... [Published Berkeley Daily Planet - Jun 14 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 2 reports

Economics Daily Digest: In minimum wage fight, localities may have maximum impact

By Rachel Goldfarb, originally published on Next New Deal Click here to receive the Daily Digest via email. Minimum Wage Debate Goes Local ( San Francisco Chronicle ) Roosevelt Institute Fellow Annette Bernhardt and Ken Jacobs consider why ... [Published Daily Kos - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 2 reports

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

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 ... [Published Daily Kos - Mar 24 2014]

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"there's no reason why everything has to happen on phillips avenue, we're a part of downtown as well and it seems like we're a little bit cut off from everything that happens over there" Jacobs said
"We didn't race him at 2 after he hurt himself, so he's learning," Jacobs said. "we started with him a bit late this season and staked him late, but i expect him to be a good one."

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Focus of campaign to raise miniumum wage is shi... [Published Buffalo News - Jul 21 2014]
Main Ave. Road Diet [Published KELOLAND TV - Jul 18 2014]
Marian Jacobs [Published Fremont Tribune - Jul 14 2014]
A Battle for Profits [Published East Bay Express - Jul 09 2014]
Sydney real estate’s great dividing range [Published NEWS.com.au - Jul 04 2014]
Airport owner to sell Seidler-designed Rose Bay... [Published Adelaide Now - Jul 01 2014]
Murdoch Bronte beach pad sells [Published NEWS.com.au - Jun 30 2014]
Lachlan and Sarah Murdoch secure pre-auction Br... [Published Property Observer - Jun 28 2014]
Lachlan and Sarah Murdoch sell Bronte home for ... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Jun 28 2014]
Kahala, the $12 million Clareville waterfront b... [Published Property Observer - Jun 25 2014]
Project Censored Show - June 20, 2014 at 1:00pm [Published KPFA 94.1 FM Berkeley - Jun 20 2014]
Yonkers - The $221,000 Hugh Grant Pace [Published Harnesslink - Jun 20 2014]
Minimum Wages of Inequality [Published American Spectator - Jun 17 2014]
Aged care entreprenuer Peter Wohl buys Ron Medi... [Published Property Observer - Jun 17 2014]
Uncertainty is not a gaffe [Published The Week Magazine - Jun 16 2014]
Buyer of Ron Medic's mansion revealed [Published Brisbane Times - Jun 16 2014]
San Francisco leads the way with $15 minimum-wa... [Published Los Angeles Times - Jun 16 2014]
Oakland: Study Says Minimum Wage Increase Would... [Published Berkeley Daily Planet - Jun 14 2014]
Press Release: Report Outlines Benefits of Prop... [Published Berkeley Daily Planet - Jun 14 2014]
How Seattle’s $15 Minimum Wage Victory Began in... [Published TAPPED - Jun 05 2014]
Next Stop for the $15 Minimum Wage Battle: the ... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Apr 23 2014]
Economics Daily Digest: In minimum wage fight, ... [Published Daily Kos - Apr 21 2014]
Daily Digest - April 21: In Minimum Wage Fight,... [Published Next New Deal - Apr 21 2014]
Why Some People Sign Up For Obamacare And Don’t... [Published Think Progress - Apr 17 2014]
Walmart Prices Would Rise By Pennies If It Paid... [Published Think Progress - Apr 11 2014]
The Actual Economics of Cities Raising the Mini... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Apr 09 2014]
Many Of Those Not Paying Obamacare Premiums Obt... [Published The Moderate Voice - Apr 04 2014]
City Officials from Coast to Coast Strategize A... [Published PRWeb - Mar 31 2014]
Supporters push of $15 minimum wage in Seattle [Published KGW.com - Mar 28 2014]
Economics Daily Digest: Public Financing: Compr... [Published Daily Kos - Mar 24 2014]
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How Seattle’s $15 Minimum Wage Victory Began in... [Published TAPPED - Jun 05 2014]
15 Now/Seattle Activists at an April demonstration demanding a $15-per-hour minimum wage in Seattle.   An idea that only a year ago appeared both radical and impractical has become a reality. On Monday, Seattle struck a blow against rising inequality ...
Next Stop for the $15 Minimum Wage Battle: the ... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Apr 23 2014]
Next Stop for the $15 Minimum Wage Battle: the City Councilby Anna Minard Seattle mayor Ed Murray's advisory committee on the minimum wage is finally, after lots of churning and surprisingly minimal leaking, expected to release recommendations this week. ...
Economics Daily Digest: In minimum wage fight, ... [Published Daily Kos - Apr 21 2014]
By Rachel Goldfarb, originally published on Next New Deal Click here to receive the Daily Digest via email. Minimum Wage Debate Goes Local ( San Francisco Chronicle ) Roosevelt Institute Fellow Annette Bernhardt and Ken Jacobs consider why ...
Daily Digest - April 21: In Minimum Wage Fight,... [Published Next New Deal - Apr 21 2014]
Click here to receive the Daily Digest via email. Minimum Wage Debate Goes Local ( San Francisco Chronicle ) Roosevelt Institute Fellow Annette Bernhardt and Ken Jacobs consider why the minimum wage debate has such momentum at a local level. ...
Why Some People Sign Up For Obamacare And Don’t... [Published Think Progress - Apr 17 2014]
CREDIT: AP President Obama announced that 8 million people signed up for Obamacare on Thursday, just as critics of the law try to downplay the validity of numbers ahead of the 2014 midterm elections. In fact, with every public release of data, conservatives ...
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