Jimi Filipovski EPI has a great explanation of the Trump plan to allow restaurant and service business owners keep tips … More
JoAnn Wise worked for Andrew Puzder’s Hardee’s restaurant for 20 years. She explains her position in the Washington Post on his … More
EPI has a petition up to demand that Trump & Co. not revoke a series of Obama-era worker protections
Ryan Grim at Huffington Post reports that Andrew Puzder, Trump’s nominee to be Secretary of Labor, hired an immigrant who was not eligible to work legally in this country to work in his home. Puzder has admitted to this.
Why wages have risen a paltry 8% and productivity a staggering 63% in the past 50 years.
No, seriously. This actually happened in America. http://www.jwj.org/aetna-raises-wages-proves-that-corporations-dont-need-to-rely-on-state-assistance
Some doofus thinks low wages are inspirational and we should all be really glad because, uh, motivation! http://thinkprogress.org/economy/2015/05/22/3661840/shania-twain-mcdonalds-wages/
As some of you may be aware, at least those of you with televisions, radios, or ears, or eyes, there … More
Sadly, he’s kind of right. Parents do not want a higher minimum wage for their children. They want it for … More
IKEA says it will raise its average minimum wage to $10.76/hour, which is a 17% increase. IKEA has 38 stores … More