2019

  • Individual Health-Insurance Rates to Rise 8.7% in 2019

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Rates will go up an average of almost 9 percent next year for Californians who buy health insurance on the individual market, according to projections released Thursday by Covered California, the state insurance marketplace. That’s a smaller increase than many other states....
  • City Council Approves Raising Minimum Wage to $15

    San Jose, Calif. – The San José City Council voted on Tuesday November 15, 2016 to raise its minimum wage to $15 per hour by January 1, 2019 as part of a regional effort to ensure more Silicon Valley residents benefit from the region’s growing economic prosperity. “Raising the...