Proposal Mirrors Recent National Efforts to Raise the Federal Minimum Wage
Norwich Alderman Charles Jaskiewicz will seek the Democratic Town Committee’s nomination for mayor in November, becoming the second member of the City Council to run for the job.
- W.H. Egg Roll: An Obama family affair "The Obama family welcomed thousands of parents and children to the White House on Monday for the annual Easter Egg Roll." [Politico]
- Obama puts taxes at center of campaign fight "Obama will talk about taxes in Florida on Tuesday when he delivers a speech in support of the "Buffett Rule," a measure to insure a 30 percent tax on income over $1 million earned by wealthy Americans." [Reuters]
- Dems running for governor will be at Draft Haus Thursday ”Democratic candidates running for governor on the May 8 primary election will be in Sturgeon Bay for a forum to be held from 5:30-8 p.m. Thursday at the Draft Haus Restaurant, 901 Egg Harbor Road.” [Green Bay Press Gazette]
- Democrats vying for Senate agree on Iran, economy "Democrats competing to succeed the retiring Sen. Joe Lieberman agreed that that the U.S. should tighten sanctions against Iran and avoid war to force it to give up its ambitions for nuclear weapons" [Norwich Bulletin]