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Demonstrators rally before a meeting of a state wage board in New York. On Wednesday, a state panel recommended the minimum wage for fast-food employees be raised to $15 an hour, bypassing the state Legislature.
July 22, 2015 The University of California system will increase hourly wages to $15, while New York is one step closer to doing the same for its fast-food workers.
Janet Napolitano in May of 2014.
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November 6, 2014 After three years of a tuition freeze, UC President Janet Napolitano will propose a plan to hike tuition by as much as 5 percent each year for the next five years.
A flat of Albion strawberries at the Bob Jones Ranch fruit stand near Oxnard, Calif.
July 1, 2014 The University of California, Davis is the source of most commercial strawberries. Now, the university's strawberry breeders are going into business for themselves, and farmers are worried.
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Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano.
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July 12, 2013 She is to become the University of California's next president. Confirmation of a successor could take time. Speculation on a successor has already begun. Perhaps former Sen. Joe Lieberman?
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