Ald. John Arena Endorsed by The People’s Lobby

Ald. John Arena Endorsed by The People’s Lobby

The People’s Lobby

I am John Arena. I’m running for alderman of the 45th ward and I want to Reclaim Chicago because for years I have seen corporations make more while workers earn less. That’s why I support increasing the minimum wage to $15 an hour. I am running because I have seen small businesses struggle to survive while large corporations get tax breaks. I am running because I believe good neighborhood schools are the core of strong communities, which is why I support an elected …

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Reclaim Chicago Endorses Aldermanic Candidate John Arena

Reclaim Chicago Endorses Aldermanic Candidate John Arena

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Reclaim Chicago Demands Passage of Clean Illinois Minimum Wage Bill, Denounces Attempts to Subvert Chicago’s Home Rule on Minimum Wage Issue

Reclaim Chicago calls for passage of a clean bill to raise Illinois’ minimum wage to $10.10 per hour in this veto session and condemns any efforts to restrict other municipalities from raising higher minimum wages of their own.

Reports indicate that Speaker of the House Michael Madigan and Senate President John Cullerton have surveyed members about support for a bill that would raise Illinois’ minimum wage …

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