Commentary | April 7, 2017

Here’s Who’s Winning the $15 Minimum Wage Wars Now

Via: CNBC.com

Momentum remains strong for improving pay for the 40 percent of U.S. workers who struggle on less than $15/hr.

Commentary | April 5, 2017

President Trump’s Directive Just Cost Investors $181 Million This Year

Via: Fortune.com

The Trump administration is delaying a rule requiring retirement advisers to put their clients’ best interests before their own profits.

Commentary | April 5, 2017

Why Black Women Are—and Should Be—Leading the Fight For $15

Via: Huffington Post

Women of color have changed the world through their resilience and fortitude to never settle for less.

Commentary | April 5, 2017

Missouri Lawmakers Want to Snatch Raises From Workers Who Need It Most

Via: St. Louis Post-Dispatch

“Emergency” bill claims that raising pay for workers at the bottom poses a threat to public health and safety. Seriously.

Commentary | March 30, 2017

Heartless in the Heartland

Commentary | March 30, 2017

Heartless in the Heartland

Via: Huffington Post

Never before has a state government acted to reverse minimum wage increases already in place.

Commentary | March 30, 2017

Trump’s Border Wall Proposal Should Raise Serious Doubts About His Infrastructure Promises

Via: Huffington Post

Trump’s horrendously misguided border wall may not even yield the good jobs he promised.

Commentary | March 21, 2017

Stand with Workers, Oppose Any Attempt to Repeal OSHA’s Injury Recordkeeping Rule

Via: The Hill

Don’t let employers in the most dangerous industries get away with hiding serious injuries and keeping false records.

Commentary | March 18, 2017

A GOP Rising Star’s Big Choice

Via: The Hill

Missouri Governor Greitens should veto a bill that strips St. Louis minimum wage workers of a raise.

Commentary | March 14, 2017

‘The Perfect Nanny’ for Uber CEO Travis Kalanick

Via: Huffington Post

Wanted: a nanny for one misbehaving executive.

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