By Esther Yu-Hsi Lee on December 8, 2013
Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH) pushed the claim that only young people rely on a minimum wage.
By Bryce Covert on December 6, 2013
Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX) isn't the only lawmaker to oppose the minimum wage altogether.
By Christopher Butterfield on December 5, 2013
Fast food workers in 100 cities across the country went on strike Thursday in protest of the industry's unlivable wages.
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By Bryce Covert on December 5, 2013
If voters approve the measure, Massachusetts would become the second state to guarantee its workers get paid sick days.
By Adam Peck on December 4, 2013
Who ruined Thanksgiving: the people protesting for better wages or the retailers who made millions show up to work?
By Bryce Covert on December 4, 2013
The council voted to raise the city's minimum wage and expand its paid sick days law.
By Bryce Covert on December 2, 2013
If as many workers strike as activists promise, it would be by far the largest action in the history of the fast food industry.
By Alan Pyke on December 1, 2013
What would the minimum wage be if it were tied to the earnings of the wealthiest? About the same as if it accounted for worker productivity.
By Alan Pyke on November 25, 2013
Two months ago, Mayor Vincent Gray was vetoing a minimum wage hike. Now he's proposing one.
By Bryce Covert on November 25, 2013
Mitch McConnell's campaign says he supports equal pay, yet he voted against two different measures that would help women achieve it.