Here's What Happened When 13 States Raised Their Minimum Wages
September 15, 2014
Hint: Job growth didn't implode
This Chart Shows How Meager U.S. Minimum Wage Truly Is
September 09, 2014
By this metric, it's one of the lowest in the developed world
GOP Candidate: Obama Created a "Minimum Wage Economy." That's Wrong.
September 05, 2014
It's a good line. If only it were true.
Ted Cruz Needs to Keep His Dad Away From His (Potential) Campaign
September 02, 2014
Rafael Cruz thinks the "average black" doesn't understand the minimum wage.
The Ten Worst-Paying Jobs in America
August 31, 2014
It's Labor Day—time to remember everybody who works, but particularly those who don't make a lot of money.
It's Time to Pay Prisoners the Minimum Wage
August 15, 2014
Giving convicts labor equality will help our conscience and our bottom line.
The NFL Cheerleaders Should Be Your Fair-Pay Heroes
August 04, 2014
The bottom 60 percent of the workforce hasn’t gotten a raise in a decade, and, for some, pay has even fallen. The basic bargain that Americans put in a hard day’s work and share in some of the bounty they produce has been broken.
The Future of Minimum Wage Will Be Decided in Cities
August 01, 2014
Why Seattle is part of a trend, not an anomaly.
Here's a Quick, Smart Way Obama Could Raise Worker Wages
July 29, 2014
Tell federal agencies to stop contracting with firms that don't treat their employees well.
Many more Americans are getting health coverage, but some of their insurers aren't behaving very well.