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Controversial LAUSD Superintendent Deasy Steps Down

Controversial LAUSD Superintendent John Deasy calls it quits. (@educationweek/Twitter)

Jenny Di
Staff Reporter

Los Angeles Unified School District Superintendent resigns amidst mixed reviews. 

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Vice President In L.A. To Discuss Minimum Wage Increase

Joe Biden, Mayor Garcetti and business leaders discussing a local wage increase. (Raakhee Natha/Neon Tommy)

Raakhee Natha
Contributor

VP Biden and Mayor Garcetti discuss minimum wage hikes with business leaders.

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A Minimum Wage Increase Triggers Tough Decisions

Karim Kurdi, 33, an owner of the Mar Vista Ranch Market greets customers at his store.

Olga Grigoryants
Contributor

This small store owner supports a raising the minimum wage, even if it may threaten his business.

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Garcetti’s Climate Change Sidesteps Washington, Forges Ahead

So Cal Climate Action 350 said Los Angeles is on the right path toward solving its climate issues.

Matt Lemas
Staff Reporter

Environmentalists optimistic about new climate change initiatives for L.A.

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Metro Bus Fare Hike Upsets Angelenos

One of the many buses in service in Los Angeles (Amanda Scurlock/Neon Tommy)

Amanda Scurlock
Staff Reporter

Metro demands riders to pay more for public transit.

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Valley Businesses Mull Minimum Wage Hike

Mayor Eric Garcetti addresses supporters at a Labor Day rally. (Kevin Mallory/Neon Tommy)

Kevin Mallory
Contributor

Heightened minimum wage “is about the dignity of being a human being.”

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L.A.'s Minimum Wage Hike Fails To Excite Some Workers In The Valley

L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti announces minimum wage hike plan on Labor Day at Martin Luther King, Jr. Park

Shuang Li
Staff Reporter

Is the minimum wage hike sufficient for low wage workers? 

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Minimum Wage Raise Garners Support From Northridge Workers

Two young women are unable to fully support themselves on their hourly wages of $9 an hour.

Belinda Cai
Web Producer

VIDEO: Two young women are unable to fully support themselves on their hourly wages of $9 an hour.

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