National Business Plan for $15 Illinois minimum wage plan heads to House floor By JOHN O'CONNOR AP Political Writer ORDER REPRINT → February 13, 2019 07:07 PM Illinois considers increasing minimum wage to $15 State Rep. Will Guzzardi toured the state to learn more about what for workers struggling in low-wage jobs. He talked to many SEIU Healthcare members about the work they love and how they struggle to provide for their families. By Up Next × SHARE State Rep. Will Guzzardi toured the state to learn more about what for workers struggling in low-wage jobs. He talked to many SEIU Healthcare members about the work they love and how they struggle to provide for their families. By SPRINGFIELD, Ill. An Illinois House committee approved a measure Wednesday that would hike the state's minimum wage to $15 within six years, setting up the legislation for an immediate floor vote and … [Read more...] about Plan for $15 Illinois minimum wage plan heads to House floor
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Jan 16, 12:13 AM EST Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Business By Adam Levine-Weinberg 01/15/19 AT 11:48 PM After several years of comparable-store sales declines and falling earnings, Macy's (NYSE:M)started to get back on track in 2018. For most of the year, the company posted solid comp sales growth and expanded its profit margin. Despite a disappointing performance during the holiday season, Macy's has clearly made progress toward a turnaround over the past year.Nevertheless, it plans to continue closing stores in 2019, recently confirming eight store closures to Business Insider. Let's look at why the department store giant still seeks to shrink its footprint -- and why it may continue to close a handful of stores each year for the foreseeable future.Two main kinds of storesBack in August 2016, Macy's announced plans to close about 100 of its 728 Macy's stores over the next several years. In the … [Read more...] about Why Macy’s Is Closing More Stores In 2019
Jan 15, 10:58 AM EST Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury National By Alex Perry 01/15/19 AT 10:58 AM A new week means a new opportunity for someone in the United States to win tens of millions of dollars from the Mega Millions lottery. The first of two drawings this week is almost here, and it carries a $55 million jackpot, due to the fact that nobody has won in the past two weeks.The next drawing will take place at 11 p.m. ET on Tuesday night, according to the Mega Millions website. If someone wins the jackpot, they will get $55 million with a $33 million cash option. The jackpot was $50 million at the time of the previous drawing last Friday, but nobody claimed a winning ticket, so it grew even more.Nobody has won since the drawing on New Year’s Day. A lucky player in New York took home $437 million to start 2019. If nobody wins on Tuesday, it will grow by at least an additional $5 million for the next drawing on … [Read more...] about Mega Millions January 15: When Is The Drawing For $55 Million Jackpot?
SECTIONS Search E-edition Customer Service Customer Service SacBee Rewards About Us About Us Contact Us Apps Mobile & Apps Twitter, Facebook, Google+, YouTube News in Education (NIE) Newsletters Local Sacramento Region Arena City Beat Crime Local Govt Salary Database The Homeless Marcos Bretón Transportation Education Environment Health & Medicine Traffic Conditions Weather Communities Elk Grove Folsom/El Dorado Roseville/Placer Yolo Sports Sports Kings NBA News 49ers Giants Oakland A's High School Sports Joe Davidson More Sports Raiders NFL News MLB News River Cats Soccer Colleges Golf Autos Racing Politics Politics Capitol Alert State Workers The California Influencer Series Local Elections PoliGRAPH State Worker Salary Database Legislative Gifts … [Read more...] about Will home prices rise or drop in 2019? Here’s the scoop from Sacramento housing experts