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09/10/2018 - Under Trump, The Jobs Boom Has Finally Reached Blue-Collar Workers. Will It Last?

– The Washington Post
Growth in this sector is occurring at the fastest rate since 1984.
 Vox
The Trump era has sparked some of the most creative thinking in labor in years.
– Business Insider
The effects of raising the minimum wage have been debated for decades, but a study published in March by the U.S. Census Bureau found that a raise in the minimum wage increases earnings growth, and increasingly does so over the long-term, all without declines in employment.
– NPR
Democrats have a lot of diverse candidates running this year – a record number of women, African Americans and Native Americans running in high-profile races that they hope could lead them to a blue wave. But there’s also been a surge of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender candidates all across the country who want to give that blue wave a rainbow tinge.