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De Blasio Urges Business Leaders To Raise Minimum Wages

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP)Mayor Bill de Blasio, promoting his message of income equality, pressed influential New York City business leaders Thursday to raise their workers’ starting pay to $13 an hour. 459 more words


California's AB 669: $15/hour minimum wage for "qualifying tipped employees"

Existing California law establishes the minimum wage for all industries at $9 per hour. The minimum wage will increase to $10/hour on January 1, 2016. … 275 more words

$15 Minimum Wage

The Living Wage is a step in the right direction

I’m Peter Webster, chief executive of Corps Security, and this is where I examine the issues affecting the security industry. My thoughts and opinions are intended to generate debate and whether you agree or disagree with them, you’re welcome to post your comments below. 652 more words

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Bill proposes boosting tipped minimum wage

HARTFORD- Tipped workers could see an increase in their minimum wage rate in Connecticut. A bill introduced in the Senate aims to increase the tipped worker minimum wage from $5.78 to $9.15, the state’s full minimum wage. 88 more words


The new tech revolution can be boon or bane. Let's choose wisely.

Summary: We’re repeating the mistakes of the first 2 industrial revolutions as the wonders of increased productivity go to the 1%, while families in the middle class race like rats to preserve their way of life. 1,019 more words

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So the photo is what my (15/16 year-old) cousin posted on Facebook today. Livid, my reply:

Okay but let’s also acknowledge that these people may have skills beyond what is required for a minimum wage job and yet these jobs still need to be filled. 692 more words

The Unfortunate Truth About Bernie Sanders

I thought I’d get into the background of Bernie Sanders, and after a bit of searching this article, filled with facts, showed up. What do you all think about this? 3,115 more words