Min. Wage Bill Debate Continues; Port Covington Developments; Smart Nutrition: Meat Substitutes | WYPR

Min. Wage Bill Debate Continues; Port Covington Developments; Smart Nutrition: Meat Substitutes

Aug 17, 2016

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On Monday night, the City Council voted to send a minimum wage bill back to committee. Luke Broadwater from the Baltimore Sun and WYPR’s Metro Reporter Kenneth Burns were in the council chambers for the debate and vote, and they will walk-us through how and why the council took this step, and what it will mean for the city moving forward.

 Plus, Natalie Sherman of the Baltimore Sun and Melody Simmons of the Baltimore Business Journal have been covering the complexities of the proposed Port Covington development for many months.  They’re give a status update on the enormous project. Then, the Nutrition Diva, Monica Reinagel on meat substitutes. Are they healthier? And are they worth the trade-off in taste?