Ken Jacobs

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Name: Ken Jacobs
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Free Public Forum: When Mandates Work:  Raising Labor Standards at the Local Level

Ken Jacobs is the chaIr of the UC Berkeley Labor Center,will discuss the growing movement to pass citywide minimum wage laws. He has been a labor specialist since 2002. His areas of research include low-wage work, health care, and labor standards policies. ... [Published San Francisco Bay Area Independent Media Center - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Marin IJ Readers' Forum for Aug. 14

Proposal: 'The Robin Williams Rainbow Tunnel'Robin Williams colored his humor with dabs of truth — about himself, and even us, here in Marin:"Does anybody know what that rainbow over the tunnel into Marin really is?""It's an ethnic detector!"In honor ... [Published Marin Independent Journal - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Especially in poor neighborhoods, Tampa Bay area one of worst for pedestrians

They never saw the Honda, and its driver never saw them. The sport utility vehicle smashed into Jayla Shubbar before she and her older sister reached the convenience store across the street.State officials had been planning to build another crosswalk ... [Published Tampa Bay Times - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Minimum Wage, Minimum Cost

SeattleSecond article in a series on minimum wages.Note: This is an expanded, footnoted version of the article published by Inter Press Service.Graphic: Peter CostantiniIn 1958, when New York State was considering raising its minimum wage 33% from $0.75 ... [Published Inter Press Service - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

The Guardian’s PR/Climate Change Survey Raises Agency Allegiance Questions

When  the Guardian and the Climate Investigations Centre (CIC) released their findings from a survey distributed to the world's 25 largest PR firms asking them to go on record about their willingness to work with clients who deny climate change, the resulting ... [Published PRandMarketingnetwork - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

Head nor tails

Wall Street's independent dealmakers have shareholders bemused. Evercore, Greenhill, Moelis and Lazard turned in most of the second quarter's best M&A results. They were pretty close on financial performance, too. Yet their stocks trade on wildly different ... [Published Business Standard India - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

The Future of Minimum Wage Will Be Decided in Cities

I n June, the City Council of Seattle made headlines when it voted unanimously to raise its minimum wage to $15 an hour, the highest in the country. While Seattle wasn’t the first city to take minimum wage legislation into it’s own hands, it seems to ... [Published The New Republic Online - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Time to update health exchange data to avoid tax surprises

If you are getting subsidized health insurance through Covered California or another state exchange, it's time for a midyear tax checkup, the Internal Revenue Service says.If your income, family size or job status has changed, you should report it to ... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Minimum-wage increase a boost for Oakland

One way or the other, Oakland workers at the bottom of the pay scale are going to receive a substantial and well-deserved pay raise. The only question is whether it will be delivered piecemeal or all at once.In November, Oakland voters will be asked to ... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Lazard's (LAZ) CEO Ken Jacobs on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

OperatorGood morning, and welcome to Lazard's Second Quarter and Half Year 2014 Earnings Conference Call. This call is being recorded. (Operator Instructions)At this time, I will turn the call over to Judi Frost Mackey, Lazard's Director of Global Communications. ... [Published Seeking Alpha - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 3 reports

Lazard Climbs After Record Revenue Boosts Profit Above Estimates

July 24 (Bloomberg) -- Lazard Ltd., the largest independent merger-advisory firm, gained the most since May after reporting profit that beat analysts’ estimates on record revenue from asset management and advising.Lazard rose 2.4 percent to $52.08 at ... [Published Washington Post - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Tomorrow night South Side Projections turns Co-Prosperity Sphere into a cathouse

Carolee Schneemann's Fuses plays in the adults-only portion of this year's cat-related experimental film program.There are way too many good screenings scheduled for tomorrow night, presenting Chicago cinephiles with their greatest dilemma since, well, ... [Published Chicago Reader - Jul 23 2014]

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Mosman’s historic Glenmire mansion for sale [Published Daily Telegraph Australia - North Shore - Aug 20 2014]
Free Public Forum: When Mandates Work:  Raising... [Published San Francisco Bay Area Independent Media Center - Aug 19 2014]
Marin IJ Readers' Forum for Aug. 14 [Published Marin Independent Journal - Aug 13 2014]
Especially in poor neighborhoods, Tampa Bay are... [Published Tampa Bay Times - Aug 08 2014]
Minimum Wage, Minimum Cost [Published Inter Press Service - Aug 08 2014]
The Guardian’s PR/Climate Change Survey Raises ... [Published PRandMarketingnetwork - Aug 05 2014]
Head nor tails [Published Business Standard India - Aug 04 2014]
The Future of Minimum Wage Will Be Decided in C... [Published The New Republic Online - Aug 01 2014]
Time to update health exchange data to avoid ta... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Jul 31 2014]
Complaint from 1 Berkeley worker puts living wa... [Published Daily Californian - Jul 28 2014]
Nonprofits fear Oakland minimum wage hike [Published Inside Bay Area - Jul 27 2014]
Minimum-wage increase a boost for Oakland [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Jul 25 2014]
Lazard's (LAZ) CEO Ken Jacobs on Q2 2014 Result... [Published Seeking Alpha - Jul 24 2014]
Lazard Climbs After Record Revenue Boosts Profi... [Published Washington Post - Jul 24 2014]
Lazard Beats Estimates as Advisory Revenue Clim... [Published Washington Post - Jul 24 2014]
Lazard Net Income Beats Estimates as Advisory R... [Published GARP - Jul 24 2014]
Tomorrow night South Side Projections turns Co-... [Published Chicago Reader - Jul 23 2014]
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]
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]
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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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