The wage equality ordinance: why not do it right to start with?

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The initiative certainly has merit. The question is, does Councilman Callahan want to get the ordinance right for Bethlehem, or just get anything passed out of political expediency?

The three women on City Council all attended. Councilwomen Negron and Van Wirt serve on the committee and Councilwoman Crampsie Smith was present.

Each had quite valid questions, comments, and suggestions, yet the Councilman seemed more concerned about getting his proposed ordinance out of committee than addressing any concerns raised.

Why not do it right to start with?

Dana Grubb

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