March 24 Ponder This

I must’ve been too busy braiding Grace’s and my hair together during Government class and missed the lesson on D.C. because holy moly have I been misinformed. Did you know DC isn’t part of any state? It’s run by Congress. There’s a local government and mayor (who seems DOPE) which make decisions regarding D.C. schools,Continue reading “March 24 Ponder This”

March 10 Ponder This

You might not think about America’s federal minimum wage often, but it’s actually pretty important. Most states have higher minimum wages than the federal standard ($7.25/hr). But five states still don’t have a mandated minimum wage, and two states have minimum wages lower than the federal standard.  In both cases, people are paid the federalContinue reading “March 10 Ponder This”