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Minimum Wage Laws

New Minimum Wage Laws Kill Opportunities for Low-income Youth

Steve Mariotti | Posted 06.22.2016 | Business
Steve Mariotti

California, New York and now Washington D.C. are passing laws requiring small businesses to pay a minimum wage of $15 per hour. These laws are an atte...

Dave Jamieson

Rhode Island Democrats Try To Ban Local Minimum Wages | Dave Jamieson | Posted 06.10.2014 | Politics

State Democrats in Rhode Island have apparently taken a page from the Republican playbook, moving to preemptively block cities and counties from estab...

State's Minimum Wage Move Could Could Add Momentum To Fight Elsewhere

Pew's Stateline | Pamela M. Prah | Posted 09.17.2013 | Politics

This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service of the Pew Charitable Trusts that provides daily repo...

Go Big on Poverty and the Minimum Wage

Marcus Bright | Posted 08.08.2012 | Miami
Marcus Bright

The time has come for actual legislation to be advanced and not just for empty rhetoric to be thrown about for the purpose of self-aggrandizement.

Lila Shapiro

The Latest Front In The Battle Over Minimum Wage | Lila Shapiro | Posted 02.17.2012 | Business

In the latest fight against minimum wage laws, home health care companies are lobbying to make sure new measures doesn't raise the wages of its workfo...