by Alice Ollstein Jan 17, 2016
"If they want to be elected as president, if they want my vote and the vote of millions of struggling voters here, they need to get on the right side of history and show me that they're standing by us in our fight for $15 an hour and union rights."
by Alan Pyke, Josh Israel, Aviva Shen Dec 16, 2015
by Bryce Covert Dec 9, 2015
Just years ago, Democrats debated whether the minimum wage should be $9 or $10. Today the debate is whether it should be $15.
by Bryce Covert Nov 10, 2015
“This gives us a voice, gives us something to show it and let people know this is serious.”
by Bryce Covert Aug 3, 2015
An estimate of how much fast food prices would increase if the minimum wage were raised to that level across the country.
by Bryce Covert Jul 22, 2015
The New York wage board unanimously approved a $15 minimum wage for the state's fast food workers.
by Bryce Covert Jul 16, 2015
It's the first criminal case brought by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman against a fast food franchisee over wage theft.
by Alan Pyke Jun 3, 2015
A lawsuit over payroll debit card fees charged to McDonald's workers in Pennsylvania has prompted a major Wall Street bank to do something unusual: give money back voluntarily.
by Alan Pyke May 27, 2015
The horror stories are the same, but the treatment McDonald's workers are getting in Brazil is very different from the system they confront in the United States.
by Alan Pyke May 22, 2015
A McDonald's supporter makes a strange new argument against higher pay for frycooks.