minimum wage proposal
The map and chart below show how close each state's new minimum wage comes to reaching a living wage, meaning one in which
Raising the minimum wage would help the working poor and give the entire economy a boost, a new analysis finds.
“A lot of states and even a lot of municipalities have all boosted their minimum wages out of a recognition that the federal
Raising the minimum wage to just $10.10 per hour would pull more than half of the nation's working poor out of poverty, according to a new study.
The study, by the Restaurant Opportunities Centers United, a national organization focusing on racial equity in the restaurant
As low-wage workers at Atlantic Center absorbed the prospect of a raise, they said they looked forward to the relief and
Many have praised President Obama's call to increase the federal minimum wage, saying it would help working-class families