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by Adam Doster
Mon Mar 1, 2010

A Living Wage Precedent In Pittsburgh

If Chicago City Council members need a precedent to vote for Ald.

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by Angela Caputo
Mon Feb 1, 2010

The Latest In TIF Reform: Burke's Living Wage Measure

While Wal-Mart has long been criticized for paying low-wages, the mega-retailer's insistence on expanding its reach in the Chicago market could end up lifting the floor on wages in those large swathes of the city made up of tax increment financing (TIF) districts.