UHERO’s Sumner La Croix on minimum wage panel

UHERO’s Sumner La Croix participated in a panel on minimum wage, living wage, and cost of living at the Maui Chamber of Commerce 2019 annual Board Installation Luncheon. La Croix, along with panelists Eugene Tian, state economist with the Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism, and Keli’i Akina, Grassroot Institute of Hawaii president and chief executive officer, spoke to about 100 local business leaders at Fairmont Kea Lani in Wailea.

https://www.mauinews.com/news/local-news/2019/08/panel-more-money-more-problems-with-wage-hikes/

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