Everyone in America Supports a Minimum-Wage Hike—Except the Tea Party
December 05, 2013
Even a majority of Republicans do!
Thursday morning, hundreds of thousands of federal workers who were furloughed due to the government shutdown awoke to the amazing, awful news that they were expected back at work today because Congress had reached a deal Wednesday night to fund the
How Do Fast-Food Wages Compare to Other Jobs'?
August 01, 2013
Today marks the fourth day in the largest fast-food walkout in U.S. history. One of the strikers’ key demands is a $15 hourly wage, slightly more than double the federal minimum wage of $7.25.