Slowly, we are losing the middle class that once was the bedrock of our nation. CEO’s make thousands of percent more than the minimum wage. Have they reached down to pull up the middle class and as a result also pull up the lower class by raising the minimum wage? 268 more words
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Employees who receive tips for their services are getting their well-deserved raise; at least in five states plus Washington, D.C. this year. In a recent report by the Huffington Post, Minnesota became just the latest state to pass legislation that would allow tipped workers to obtain a raise, with the state government guaranteeing “them the same $9.50 hourly minimum wage that other workers will get.” The other five four states are Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland and West Virginia. 336 more words
I read an article recently on FastCompany called Hey college grads avoid these 5 job hunting mistakes and good work can still be had. One job hunting mistake that really stood out to me was this: DON’T focus on the job title rather than the company. 337 more words
The Congressional Budget Office has come to the conclusion that — drum roll please — minimum wage hikes are a tax.
“That’s not breaking news. It’s just that Democrats and liberals ignore the facts,” commented Herman Cain. 60 more words