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Tuesday, October 13, 2015 Permalink

Insight: News Network / Minimum Wage / Tom Gjelten / "The Wine Bible"

Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio

Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio


  • Rich Pedroncelli / AP

    News Network: Minimum Wage Debate

    One of the major stories for Sacramento is a proposal to raise the city’s minimum wage.

  • History Of Creating A Federal Minimum Wage

    UC Davis historian Eric Rauchway has written a number of books about the Depression era. He joins Insight by phone tell us more about President Roosevelt’s battle to create a federal minimum wage.

  • Tom Gjelten's New Book, 'A Nation Of Nations'

    NPR correspondent Tom Gjelten has a new book called “A Nation of Nations” that tells how America has changed since the 1965 Immigration and Naturalization Act, and about how it affected five families.

  • von_hedwig / Flickr

    Second Edition Of 'The Wine Bible' Released

    “The Wine Bible” is the best selling American book ever on wine, in part because it’s also one of the most readable. There’s now a second edition and Insight will chat with author Karen MacNeil.

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