Minimum Wage

Jake Johnson, staff writer
Responding to the CareerBuilder report on Twitter, Randi Weingarten, president of the American Federation of Teachers, argued the results show the urgent need for "strong unions" and "an economy that works for us," not merely the wealthiest.
Top CEOs may be thriving, but most American workers are drowning in debt, saving little, and living paycheck to paycheck. That's according to a new study which found that: 78 percent of American workers are living paycheck to paycheck, up from 75 percent last year.
Jake Johnson, staff writer
New analysis shows how corporate bosses rake in huge salaries and bonuses as...
Jake Johnson, staff writer
Raising alarm about the Trump administration's ongoing war on organized labor...

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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-...