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Category: Economy

Middle Class Struggles to Preserve Retirement Security

Half of today’s households are unlikely to have enough resources to retire. As too much goes to the top half percent, Social Security needs strengthening.
categories EconomyFamily/Inter-generational NewsWeathering the Storm

Poll Finds Optimism, Economic Gender Gap in Latino Families

A new poll on the state of Latino families finds that when faced with tough economic times, Latina women are more economically vulnerable than Latino men.
categories EconomyFamily/Inter-generational NewsMediaRace/Ethnic Relations

Bill Clinton: More Financial Education Needed for Youth

Former president speaks at world’s largest gathering on financial literacy.
categories EconomyEducationYouth

College and Career Convention Expects Thousands of Students

The College and Career Convention on Nov. 5 and 6 will feature colleges and universities from  California and across the U.S. providing information about college life, financial aid and career opportunities.
categories EconomyEducationFamily/Inter-generational NewsYouth

Q&A: Will Congress Save Health Insurance Program for Low-Income Kids?

Unless Congress acts, federal funding for a program that provides health coverage for children in low-income families will end next year.
categories EconomyFamily/Inter-generational NewsHealthYouth

One Topic, Twenty Directors

“We the Economy: 20 Short Films You Can’t Afford to Miss” is a series of short films that aim to help everyday viewers better understand economic issues.
categories Arts & CultureBusinessEconomyEducation

Avenue 50’s Gallegos: Hispanic Heritage Month Local Hero

Kathy Gallegos, director and founder of Avenue 50 Studios in Highland Park, is being honored this month by Union Bank and KCETLink as a Hispanic Heritage Month Local Hero.
categories Arts & CultureEconomyNeighborhoods

Notes from ChicanAztlan: Minimum Wage

The wealth of this great nation begins with the sweat from blue collar and service sector jobs. It should be rewarded.
categories BusinessEconomyPolitics

$15.37 Minimum Wage Approved for LA Hotel Employees

The LA City Council voted on Wednesday to impose a higher minimum wage, at least $15.37 an hour, to workers at big hotels in the city. The new minimum wage requirement is one of the highest in the country.
categories BusinessCity AffairsEconomy

MUSD Kicks Off ‘War on Hunger’ Food Drive

The Montebello Unified School District kicked off its 6th Annual War on Hunger Food Drive this week at Bell Gardens Intermediate School.
categories EconomyEducationFamily/Inter-generational NewsFood
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