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GUEST COMMENTARY: Minimum wage hikes mean minority unemployment

GUEST COMMENTARY: Minimum wage hikes mean minority unemployment

Urban League President Marc Morial recently announced his organization’s support for an increase in the federal minimum wage to $10.10. Though Morial believes the higher wage will assist urban areas like Gary and Chicago that his organization represents, the evidence tells a different story.

June 26, 2013 12:00 am
Urban League leader: Jobs key to rebuilding America, urban centers

Urban League leader: Jobs key to rebuilding America, urban centers

National Urban League President Marc Morial, right, chats with the Rev. Emmanuel J. Vaughn on Friday from the First A.M.E. Church in Gary at an Urban League luncheon held in Merrillville. Morial spoke about the importance of job creation and improvements in education to help America and its …

February 25, 2011 7:50 pm
Urban League leader: Jobs key to rebuilding America, urban centers

Urban League leader: Jobs key to rebuilding America, urban centers

National Urban League President Marc Morial, left, chats Friday with 50-year member the Rev. Carrell Cargle at an Urban League luncheon held in Merrillville. Morial pointed to infrastructure improvements planned at the Gary/Chicago International Airport and along the lakefront as positive st…

February 25, 2011 7:50 pm
Urban League leader: Jobs key to rebuilding America, urban centers

Urban League leader: Jobs key to rebuilding America, urban centers

National Urban League President Marc Morial, left, chats with NIPSCO manager of public relations Mike Suggs at an Urban League luncheon held in Merrillville.

February 25, 2011 7:50 pm
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