by Alice Ollstein Posted on November 18, 2014
Workers tell Congress raising hourly wages isn't enough for struggling part-time employees with limited rights and no benefits.
by Bryce Covert Posted on November 14, 2014
Protests will hit 1,600 Walmart stores across the country.
by Amelia Rosch Posted on November 13, 2014
The workers are demanding $15 an hour and an end to retaliation against organizing efforts.
by Alan Pyke Posted on November 12, 2014
The way Element Electronics sells TVs sounds a lot like the Federal Trade Commission's example of what not to do when using patriotism to sell things.
by Bryce Covert Posted on October 16, 2014
More than 40 workers and supporters were arrested in New York and DC while calling for a $15 wage.
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.
Walmart will also have special Black Friday shopping hours that day.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on October 15, 2014
"Many people were happy with their coverage under the high risk pool, before it was eliminated," Tom Cotton said.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on October 8, 2014
Thanks to Obamacare, many of its employees will actually be better off.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on October 6, 2014
But health insurance has been a tricky area for the retail giant, at least when it comes to the benefits available to its own workers.