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Gainesville Workers Rally To Raise Minimum Wage

Fight for $15

The Fight for $15 and Union Rights movement rally to raise the minimum wage took place in over 20 cities in Florida Tuesday as part of National Day of Action. The local rally was organized by the Alachua County Labor Coalition and took place at Northwest 13th Street and West University Avenue.

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Poe takes Gainesville runoff, looks to the future

With almost 14% of Gainesville voters registering their vote in the At-Large 1 runoff race last night, Lauren Poe came out with a majority.  He says the voters had confidence in his past experience, and he will use that to carry him forward. [audio:http://www.wuft.org/news/files/2012/02/Poe4.mp3] Poe received more than 56% of …

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Poe, Skop battle it out for District 1 seat

The match between Lauren Poe and Nathan Skop will end tonight. The commission runoff occurred because neither candidate received a majority vote in the city’s first election. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Alyssa Averette reports on the race. [audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/LocalRunoffWrap.mp3]

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Two At-Large campaigns celebrate, and get ready to start again

Update: All precincts now reporting.  Run-off confirmed. It looks like a run-off for the Gainesville city commission At-Large 1 seat. With one precinct still outstanding, WUFT-FM’s Chip Skambis says the Nathan Skop campaign is getting ready for the next step. [audio:http://www.wuft.org/news/files/2012/01/CHIPVOICER.mp3] WUFT-FM’s Sanika Dange says Lauren Poe’s campaign will still …

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