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Robert Costa Returns to Fresno to Talk Trump, Congress, and 2020

By Lisa Boyles fresnostatenews.com Robert Costa, a national political reporter with The Washington Post and moderator for PBS’s “Washington Week,” will return for the President’s Lecture Series at Fresno State, where he will offer insights on President D...

Hickenlooper Proposing Staggered Federal Minimum Wage Hikes

LAS VEGAS — Democratic presidential candidate John Hickenlooper is proposing a $15 federal minimum wage — with a twist. Rather than unilaterally hiking the wage to $15, the former Colorado governor proposes phasing in the increases depending on an area's co...
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Is Steyer Town Hall in Fresno a Clue to Presidential Run?

There are a few signs someone is running for president at this point in the game.  Release a book and go on a signing tour. See Kamala Harris. Another is holding town halls throughout the country. See Tom Steyer. He is bringing his 5 Rights tour to Fresno o...