Gov. Jerry Brown signs a bill to raise the state minimum wage to $10 an hour by 2016. It was the only one of 38 “job killers” tagged by the California Chamber of Commerce in 2013 to become law.
Gov. Jerry Brown signs a bill to raise the state minimum wage to $10 an hour by 2016. It was the only one of 38 “job killers” tagged by the California Chamber of Commerce in 2013 to become law. Nick Ut Associated Press file
Gov. Jerry Brown signs a bill to raise the state minimum wage to $10 an hour by 2016. It was the only one of 38 “job killers” tagged by the California Chamber of Commerce in 2013 to become law. Nick Ut Associated Press file
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Foon Rhee

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The Numbers Crunch: Let’s accentuate the positive on jobs legislation

April 17, 2015 5:00 PM

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Foon Rhee, an associate editor, joined the The Sacramento Bee’s editorial board in February 2010 after reporting and editing for newspapers in Massachusetts and North Carolina and keeping his opinions to himself. He graduated from Duke and went to graduate school during a fellowship at the University of Hawaii. Foon Rhee can be reached at frhee@sacbee.com or 916-321-1913. Twitter: @foonrhee.