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BTC POLICY BASICS: Measuring a "Living Wage"

Authors: Alexandra Forter SirotaSabine SchoenbachResearch & Publications: BTC BriefsIssues: State EconomyWages and WorkBy Alexandra Forter Sirota & Sabine SchoenbachBudget & Tax Center

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House makes incremental progress on elections transparency; will Senate follow suit?

It kind of feels like dispensing praise for not robbing a bank, but hey, in today’s North Carolina political world , we’ll take what we can get. Accordingly, the House of Representatives deserves a sincere ‘attaboy and ‘attagirl for passing legislation this week to require electronic records filing by most local and state candidates and ...

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