Category Archive: JCN in the News

17 Jun, 2014

Call the Roll

Stephen Bienko calls a staff meeting every morning for an hour before the workday starts at College Hunks Hauling Junk. Business is a small part of the agenda.

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12 May, 2014

Minimum wage, maximum harm

Policymakers should consider the social costs of jobs lost to a higher minimum wage. For instance, The harm done by raising the minimum wage gets compounded for young workers because it prevents them from gaining experience.

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9 May, 2014

Illinois “Tire Tax”

Whether you’ve hit a pothole this season, or just need to replace them, you could end up spending hundreds of dollars on new tires for your vehicle. But did you know there’s also something called a “tire tax”?

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