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January 27, 2017

Lawmakers Push For $15 An Hour Minimum Wage, While Fast Food Workers Hit The Street

by Kristi Allen | January 27, 2017 5:30am

Kristi Allen / ctnewsjunkie HARTFORD, CT — Fast food employees rallied in Hartford against President Donald Trump’s nominee for labor secretary, while lawmakers met at the state Capitol to push for a $15 minimum wage in the new legislative session.

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December 5, 2016

Busiest Mail Day Will Be Dec. 19 This Year

by Cara Rosner | December 5, 2016 12:00pm

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Those planning to mail holiday cards and gifts may want to steer clear of the post office on Dec. 19 — that’s expected to be the U.S. Postal Service’s busiest mailing and shipping day of the year.

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November 28, 2016

Holiday Spending Survey: Consumers to Spend Slightly Less, But More Plan to Shop for Themselves

by Cara Rosner | November 28, 2016 5:30am

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Now that the political campaign ads have stopped, get ready for the next barrage: holiday shopping ads.

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