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Clinton ‘Rules’ and the City of New Bedford is Played
Yesterday was voting day for the primaries in Massachusetts. So Democrats Bill Clinton and staunch Clinton supporter Mayor Jon Mitchell felt it was a perfect time for the former President of the United States to stand in front of a New Bedford polling station with limited parking and access.
No Action Yet
The City Council's Committee on Ordinances discussed issues with unlicensed peddling for nearly an hour before deciding not to take any action on changing city ordinances just yet.
She's Not Above The Law
A defiant Kentucky county clerk, Kim Davis, refused a judge's offer not to interfere with issuing marriage licenses to all couples, choosing instead to go to jail for contempt. Does she really believe she's above our nation's civil laws...
Crackdown On Peddlers
The New Bedford City Council passed two motions during Thursday night's meeting addressing the long-standing issue of illegal peddlers on city streets.
Did You Know About These Laws?
Massachusetts' minimum wage got a bump from $8 to $9 per hour — the first increase since 2008 — starting New Year's Day. It's part of an effort designed to ensure all workers are paid at least $11 an hour by 2017.

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