WINNIPEG — The Manitoba government is hinting at an increase to the province’s minimum wage following a freeze last year and another deadlock between labour and management advisers. 408 more words
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For the love of everything good and pure in the universe please stop raising minimum wage, it’s seriously hurting the poor people in my state. In high school I was required to take an economics class and one of the first things I learned was about minimum wage and the correlation between it and the cost of living. 376 more words
There has been a recent increase in successful lawsuits brought by unpaid interns in which unpaid interns claimed they were performing the work of regular employees without being compensated. 345 more words
People’s Action–a new national network of over 50 grassroots power-building organizations in 29 states–held its founding convention in Washington, DC. The event brought over 1000 activists from across the network including Progressive Maryland members and staff. 238 more words
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“ The National Government said that their signature 2010 income tax cut package would be ‘fiscally neutral’ — paid for increased revenues from raising GST.