Peter Dreier

Stories by Peter Dreier

Predator Banking

After grassroots activists expose scam, Elizabeth Warren tells ‘gutless’ Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf to resign

Author Peter Dreier Date 09/29/2016
Stop Thief!

City leaders must address Pasadena’s growing wage theft problem

Author Pablo Alvarado , Peter Dreier Date 04/07/2016
Facing Facts

Pasadena’s restaurant lobby is serving misinformation in its stand against a $15 minimum wage

Author Peter Dreier Date 01/14/2016
City Of Raises

Let’s make the City of Roses a place where people can live

Author Peter Dreier Date 11/19/2015
Time to Change

Supervisors adopt $15 minimum wage over Antonovich’s objections

Author Peter Dreier Date 07/23/2015

Low wages, high rents, a growing economic divide and a failure to act make Pasadena one of California’s most unequal cities

Author Mark Maier , Peter Dreier Date 12/04/2014
Against the Odds

Summer school funding disparities illustrate the growing gap between rich and poor in public schools

Author Peter Dreier Date 07/24/2014
Death by Abstention

Holden’s decision not to vote kills bill to raise the minimum wage

Author Peter Dreier Date 07/03/2014
My Vinyl Offer

A Pasadena father shares his love of LPs with his teenage daughter

Author Peter Dreier Date 05/06/2014
Keeping Ramon onboard

Questions raised about PUSD contract with former Board member Ramon Miramontes

Author Peter Dreier Date 01/30/2014
The Man Behind the Movement

President Obama set to award the Medal of Freedom to controversial civil rights leader Bayard Rustin

Author Peter Dreier Date 08/15/2013
Sanford and its sons

From Jackie Robinson to Trayvon Martin, Sanford, Fla. and Pasadena share much in common

Author Peter Dreier Date 07/17/2013
A tribute long overdue

Pasadena needs a permanent educational facility to enshrine Jackie Robinson’s place in our local and national history

Author Peter Dreier Date 04/25/2013
Blood on their hands

Expect more incidents like Sandy Hook Elementary if the political power of the NRA is not curbed

Author Peter Dreier Date 12/19/2012
Blame the NRA for Aurora

Start with its chief political strategist, Wayne LaPierre

Author Peter Dreier Date 07/26/2012