Sunday, July 21, 2013
Garden Variety: A Farm-to-Phipps Dinner
6:30 – 9 p.m.
Join Café Phipps Executive Chef Stephanie Gelberd, local farmers and food artisans for a one-of-a kind multiple-course feast made with fresh seasonal ingredients and served in a breathtaking outdoor setting. Learn more at phipps.conservatory.org.
Last week a coalition of 21 states sued U.S. department of labor over a new rule mandating employers pay overtime to their white collar workers performing administrative and professional duties while doubling the salary threshold to $47,500 for eligibility. The Obama administration hails it as a meaningful boost to many workers' wallets ensuring fairer compensation. While states claim the regulation will burden private and public sectors by straining budgets, forcing layoffs, and cutting work hours.
Should the Charlotte police release to the public the video footage from the police shooting earlier this week?