by Aviva Shen & Alice Ollstein Posted on February 21, 2015 Updated: February 21, 2015
"This is going to hurt Wisconsin employers terribly in the long run, as the workforce gets more angry," Schultz told ThinkProgess.
by Bryce Covert Posted on February 20, 2015 Updated: February 20, 2015
Portland, OR employees and contractors will now be paid a $15 minimum wage.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on February 20, 2015
The multimillion dollar cut would hit a system already struggling with crumbling buildings, disappearing scholarships and declining enrollment.
by Bryce Covert Posted on February 19, 2015 Updated: February 19, 2015
The company is betting its billion-dollar investment in higher wages will eventually pay for itself.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on February 19, 2015 Updated: February 21, 2015
Despite tens of thousands of dollars collected in his name, Eric Garner's family members haven't seen any of the money people raised through crowdfunding sites.
About 500,000 Walmart employees will get a raise from the wage changes.
Gov. Scott Walker (R) wants to delay a debt payment to cover a budget shortfall, which will end up costing the state more in the future.
by Judd Legum Posted on February 18, 2015 Updated: February 18, 2015
In all, the bill specifies 58 "foundational" documents that must be taught to all students.
by Bryce Covert Posted on February 18, 2015 Updated: February 18, 2015
Selfridges has been accused of trying to drive the homeless away from its flagship store with spikes.
by Bryce Covert Posted on February 17, 2015 Updated: February 18, 2015
After good samaritans bought a homeless couple three nights in a hotel, the couple was kicked out into the frigid cold.