Tagged: minimum wage
A new report reveals just how much the restaurant industry’s current low-wage model costs ordinary taxpayers.
McDonald’s is the latest mega-rich corporate employer to announce it will give workers a raise.
In the wake of Walmart’s decision to raise workers’ wages, Dollar General announced it will offer better schedules.
We’re unfairly rewarding the people whose work we couldn’t do without, such as taking care of the elderly.
The financial industry’s 2014 bonuses were double the combined earnings of all Americans who work full-time at the federal minimum wage.
I'll still protest the giant retailer, but maybe a little more quietly.
Walmart raised wages after being pressured by its own employees, but it still outpaces the pack when it comes to overpaid execs. - See more at: http://inequality.org/walmart-needs-maximum-wage/#sthash.45cZkNDm.dpuf
WalletHub interviews Marjorie Wood on income inequality, the racial wealth gap, and reforms that must be implemented at the policy level to tackle these issues.
First they were the inequality-deniers. Now you might call them the inequality-opportunists.
Advancing tuition-free community college is only the latest example of the bold actions he’s suddenly taking.