by Kira Lerner Posted on October 25, 2014 Updated: October 25, 2014
Many minimum wage workers eat at food banks to try to stretch their paychecks out.
by Bryce Covert Posted on October 24, 2014 Updated: October 24, 2014
Chipotle and Papa John's are the latest fast food chains to be accused of wage theft.
by Bryce Covert Posted on October 22, 2014 Updated: October 22, 2014
When asked what the minimum wage should be, Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) responded, "How would I know?"
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by Alice Ollstein Posted on October 21, 2014
Mary Burke could become the first woman governor of Wisconsin.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on October 20, 2014
Gov. Scott Walker's policies haven't exactly made that easy.
by Bryce Covert Posted on October 17, 2014
Raising the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour would reduce spending on public assistance programs by $7.6 billion a year.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on October 16, 2014
One low-wage employee told ThinkProgress some of his coworkers sell drugs on the side to make ends meet.
by Bryce Covert Posted on October 15, 2014
This week, home health aides are kicking off a campaign to demand a $15 an hour minimum wage and better work protections.
by Bryce Covert Posted on October 14, 2014
Scott Walker, whose administration recently decided that $7.25 is a living wage, doesn't see a point to a minimum wage.
by Bryce Covert Posted on October 7, 2014
The administration rejected a complaint from workers who said that the minimum wage is so low it violates a state statute.