Chicago Task Force Recommends Higher Minimum Wage

Chicago Task Force Recommends Higher Minimum Wage

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and his task force recently unveiled plans to increase the city’s minimum wage by almost 64 percent by 2018. This means that if their recommendation is followed, four years from now Chicagoans  who are being paid minimum wage will be paid $13 for every hour worked. Emanuel and his task force claim […]

Chicago Suffered From Excessive Gun Violence Over Fourth of July Weekend

Chicago Suffered From Excessive Gun Violence Over Fourth of July Weekend

Chicago’s Mayor Rahm Emanuel is currently focusing on the ongoing gun violence that has occurred over the course of this summer season. Chicago suffered from an excessive amount of gun violence over Fourth of July weekend and reached numbers that exceeded those of other cities throughout the nation. Many Chicagoans are left to question whether […]

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