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'Living Paycheck to Paycheck Would Represent an Improvement'

Mary Kay Henry | Posted 08.26.2013 | Politics
Mary Kay Henry

It's time to raise the minimum wage and to ensure all hardworking Americans are adequately and fairly compensated so no hardworking person has to choose between heating their home and having transportation to work.

How Yum! Brands' Low-Wage Model Costs the Rest of Us

David Callahan | Posted 06.26.2013 | Business
David Callahan

The wages paid by Yum! Brands are everyone's business. When the second-largest private employer in the country underpays its workers, all taxpayers end up picking up the tab.

Saki Knafo

After Fast Food Workers Go On Strike, Momentum Builds

HuffingtonPost.com | Saki Knafo | Posted 04.12.2013 | Business

A week after hundreds of fast-food workers went on strike in New York City, organizers and workers say enthusiasm has grown for their efforts, despite...

Dave Jamieson

Fast Food Workers Strike In New York City

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 04.04.2013 | Business

Stephen Warner works part-time at a McDonald's in New York City, earning the legal minimum wage of $7.25 per hour. He hasn't seen a pay bump since he ...