by Bryce Covert Sep 2, 2015
Economic output has been steadily growing but it's no longer trickling down to workers' pockets.
A new campaign is pushing lawmakers to make child care affordable for parents while also ensuring the caregivers get a living wage.
by Bryce Covert Aug 31, 2015
The company is now trying to trim costs even as higher wages are already helping to boost sales.
by Bryce Covert Aug 21, 2015
The decision reverses an earlier ruling against the rights of home care workers to get at least minimum wage and overtime pay.
by Bryce Covert Aug 18, 2015
Fiorina wants the minimum wage to be left up to states, not the federal government.
by Jessica Goldstein Aug 11, 2015
The latest in a wave of unpaid intern lawsuits.
by Bryce Covert Aug 5, 2015
All employees will get at least $15 an hour to start out, with most moving to $18 an hour shortly after that.
by Bryce Covert Aug 4, 2015
While many banking jobs come with six-figure incomes, the majority of people who work for banks make far less.
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 Casey Quinlan Jul 31, 2015
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is confident that education is the answer to economic inequities -- but his record as governor suggests education isn't a high priority for him.