By Bryce Covert on March 28, 2014
The tipped minimum wage is $2.13 and hasn't been raised in two decades. President Obama wants to change that.
By Bryce Covert on March 27, 2014
It will also be the country's highest state-level minimum wage.
By Alan Pyke on March 21, 2014
A new ruling should mean truck drivers stop being misclassified as "independent contractors" and get fair pay.
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By Bryce Covert on March 21, 2014
Small business members of the National Federation of Independent Business don't seem very concerned about the minimum wage.
By Alan Pyke and Scott Keyes on March 21, 2014
The House Budget Chairman said that a minimum wage hike would mostly affect people just starting their working lives.
Shake Shack pays $10.70 an hour, on average, while offering health, dental, retirement, and other benefits.
By Bryce Covert on March 19, 2014
More than 1,600 current and former McDonald's employees will see some of the nearly $500,000 sum.
By Bryce Covert on March 16, 2014
The Public Option, a new brewpub in DC, won't accept tips and will instead pay at least $15 an hour.
By Alan Pyke on March 14, 2014
After years of work to get back on her feet, weak minimum wage laws are the only thing impeding Alicia McCrary's drive for self-sufficiency.
By Alan Pyke on March 13, 2014
The lawsuits name McDonald's corporation as well as franchise owner-operators, and workers are seeking class-action status.