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Oligarchy in Washington?

What kind of government do we really have in Washington? A new study says economic elites and business interests have substantial impact on policy making, while other movements have limited influence.

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Fair Pay and the Workplace

Although the Equal Pay Act has been on the books since 1963, court decisions over the years have weakened the law, and a culture of secrecy around salaries is still the norm in most workplaces. We explore the complex issues around pay equity.

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