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NYC Restaurants Slash Staff over $15 Minimum Wage

https://media.breitbart.com/media/2016/09/AP_16223697996121.jpgNew York City restaurants, feeling the pinch of trying to make ends meet, are slashing their staff after a state law that took effect at the end of 2018 is mandating restaurants with 11 or more workers to pay a $15 an hour minimum...

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Kirsten Gillibrand: Trump ‘Doesn’t Care About Anyone But Himself’

https://media.breitbart.com/media/2019/01/US-Sen-Kirsten-Gillibrand-D-NY-Sept-18-18-Getty.jpgSunday on ABC’s “This Week,” Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) accused President Donald Trump of not caring about anyone but himself. While discussing Trump’s prosed deal to end the government shutdown, Gillibrand said, “The difference between what he has offered and what we were trying to purpose is we wanted a pathway to citizenship for all DREAMers. He is taking a small section of that and giving them a temporary stay.” She added, “Just for a moment, think about the people he is affecting. I have met with those DREAMers, and they have so much anxiety. They have so much fear. They don’t know if they will be able to finish their college education, They don’t know if they will be able to stay with their husbands. They don’t know if they will be able to continue their life and so what he is creating is anxiety and fear in people in our communities, people that we care about, our families. It’s wrong. What he’s doing again, he has no compassion for anyone. He has no empathy for the struggles and the hardships that he’s placing on people whether it’s the government workers who aren’t getting paid or the DREAMers who...

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Clyburn: Dems Did Not Rush to Judgment Over BuzzFeed Report

https://media.breitbart.com/media/2019/01/JC.jpgOn this weekend’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-SC) said Democrats did not rush to judgment when a BuzzFeed News report said President Donald Trump instructed his former lawyer to lie to Congress. Special counsel Robert Mueller’s office has disputed the BuzzFeed report. Clyburn said, “When you preface your statement with ‘if this is true,’ that to me gives you all the cover you need.” He continued, “If they had something as if it were true that would be one thing to be concerned about. But they’ve all said ‘if this is true.’” He added, “I don’t think that my Democratic friends are in any way rushing to judgment because they qualified right up front ‘if this is true.’” Follow Pam Key on Twitter...

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