Michael Stoll

Chair of the Department of Public Policy, UCLA

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Chair of the Department of Public Policy at the University of California, Los Angeles

Michael Stoll on KCRW

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and City Council Member Curren Price are asking employers in LA to “ban the box.”

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Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and City Council Member Curren Price are asking employers in LA to “ban the box.”

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President Obama is expected to spend a lot of his State of the Union address talking about the growing income gap between the rich and the poor.

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President Obama is expected to spend a lot of his State of the Union address talking about the growing income gap between the rich and the poor.

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