Minimum Wage

Julia Conley, staff writer
"We're not just pulling the party to the left. We're pulling the party into the future."
Julia Conley, staff writer
The average fast food worker earns too little to afford a two-bedroom rental...
Jake Johnson, staff writer
The $7.25 federal minimum is "a starvation wage that is not enough to keep...

Further

Big fast food just got even slimier: In the wake of findings that taxpayers subsidize not just McFood's woefully underpaid workers but their grotesquely overpaid CEOs - the head of McDonald’s makes almost 10 million bucks, 1,200 times a worker's wage, with only about $1 million taxable income - come leaked documents showing that the National Restaurant Association is monitoring activists' social media, warning about the growing traction of "rent-a-mob" protests and otherwise stepping up a well-...