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Wal-Mart offering pay raises to its employees

BENTONVILLE, Arkansas (WKBN) – More than 1.2 million U.S. Wal-Mart and Sam’s Club workers will receive a pay increase in what Wal-Mart calls the “second phase of the company’s two-year, $2.7 billion investment in workers.” 188 more words


Sheetz convenience store chain spending $15M to raise wages

ALTOONA, Pa. (AP) – The Pennsylvania-based Sheetz convenience store chain says it will spend $15 million this year to raise its workers’ pay across the company. 124 more words


Detroit City Council Calls Special Session To Discuss Pay Raises For Police Force

DETROIT (WWJ/AP) – The issue of pay raises for police officers has prompted a special session by Detroit City Council.

Council members will be coming back from recess early on December 17 to vote on pay raises for the city’s police force. 250 more words


GM, UAW reach a tentative deal on new 4-year contract

Negotiators for the United Auto Workers and General Motors Co reached a tentative agreement on undisclosed terms for a new four-year labor contract, averting a threatened strike, the union said late on Sunday night. 525 more words


DeSoto County Schools 2010 Pay Cuts, Education Funding and Inconvenient Truths

In 2010, our DeSoto County teachers were forced into taking a pay cut. Our current superintendent claimed that he was going to take a pay cut as well. 1,406 more words

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And you wonder why the middle class isn't getting ahead 

Listen to the political left and you will hear complaints about low wage growth and income growth going to a select few. Perhaps here is one reason. 88 more words

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