by Bryce Covert Posted on July 29, 2014 Updated: August 18, 2014
San Diego's city council just passed paid sick leave and a minimum wage increase.
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 21, 2014 Updated: July 21, 2014
Democratic Congresspeople and others will live off of $77 for a week, what a typical minimum wage worker brings home.
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 11, 2014 Updated: July 11, 2014
Small business owners also think a higher minimum wage would boost the economy and their own bottom lines.
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by Bryce Covert Posted on July 10, 2014 Updated: July 10, 2014
Tipped workers can be paid as little as $2.13 an hour and end up making less than the rest of the workforce.
by Josh Israel Posted on July 9, 2014 Updated: July 29, 2014
This November, voters in San Francisco and Oakland, CA will have a chance to significantly raise the floor for workers.
by Bryce Covert, Adam Peck Posted on July 9, 2014
Ten have taken matters into their own hands and increased their minimum wages since January.
by Josh Israel Posted on July 9, 2014 Updated: July 10, 2014
Ed Gillespie suggested that minimum wage jobs are mostly training for teaching people how to be employees.
by Alan Pyke Posted on July 7, 2014
While many of his colleagues are striking a more populist tone, the latest fast food executive to speak out on the minimum wage takes the opposite tack.
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 5, 2014 Updated: July 5, 2014
Germany's first minimum wage will start at $11.60 an hour, while the American wage is stuck at $7.25.
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 3, 2014
The states where minimum wages increased at the beginning of the year are outpacing all the others in employment.