It’s Time to Raise the Minimum Wage

Pressure is building around the nation to boost pay for our lowest-wage workers.

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National Employment Law Project

NELP fights for good jobs and economic opportunity and security for America’s workers. On issues such as raising the minimum wage, enforcing worker protections, eliminating unfair employment barriers, and improving support for the jobless, NELP is making a real difference in workers’ lives.

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Raising the Minimum Wage

More families are struggling to make ends meet in low-wage jobs than…

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Designing Worker Protections for Cities and States

Employers routinely violate core workplace standards, and too many workers lack bargaining…

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Ensuring People with Convictions Have a Fair Chance to Work

A conviction in one’s past shouldn’t be a life sentence to joblessness….

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Help us ensure that every person has a fair chance to work.

Michelle Natividad Rodriguez

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