Republicans love to move the people backwards except in the favor of businesses! For now on Republicans should start every speech with we the business or businesses please vote for me and never mention people. 16 more words
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Clay Olsen | April 16, 2014
There was a time in this country when leaders spoke of the limitless potential and aspirations of our citizens. Those grasping for a better life were given encouragement and hope. 486 more words
WASHINGTON (AP) — Some low-paid workers won’t benefit even if a long-shot Democratic proposal to raise the federal minimum wage becomes law.
More than a dozen categories of jobs are exempt from the minimum, currently $7.25 an hour. 999 more words
TORONTO – Women in Ontario are still making less money than men. And what’s worse, the gap isn’t shrinking according to a new report from the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives. 641 more words
Fast food and retail workers could see their hourly wages raised to $15–at least if a slate of Democratic pols get their way.
At a press conference on the steps of City Hall this morning, State Senator Daniel Squadron, Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer and Assemblywoman Nily Rozic unveiled a new “fair wage” bill that would require large employers to pay far more than minimum wage. 303 more words