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Ashley Allenby, Senior Event Manager, 503-552-6742
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September Forum Breakfast - Dollars & Sense: Oregon’s Minimum Wage

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Name: September Forum Breakfast - Dollars & Sense: Oregon’s Minimum Wage
Date: September 20, 2017
Time: 7:30 AM - 8:45 AM PDT
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:
In 2016, legislation passed in Oregon that will increase the state’s minimum wage over time. Three years ago, Seattle was one of the first jurisdictions in the nation to implement a glide path to a $15 minimum wage. Hear from an economist on the impact of Seattle’s minimum wage increase, as well as Oregon employers about how they are adapting to the new norm.

Moderator:
Kerry Tymchuk, Executive Director, Oregon Historical Society


Panelist:
Jacob Vigdor, University of Washington
Charlene Wesler, Gigi's Cafe
Representative Janelle Bynum (District 51)



Event Sponsor:
AVAILABLE


Series Sponsors:
KeyBank
Liberty Mutual
Portland Tribune/Community Newspapers
 
 
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Location:
Sentinel Hotel
614 SW 11th Avenue
Portland, OR 97205
Contact Information:
503-552-6770
Fees/Admission:
Members:
$40 - Online
$50 - At the door
$320 - Table of 8

Non-Members:
$50 - Online
$55 - At the door
$440 - Table of 8

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