Minimum Wage

Julia Conley, staff writer
"In a major reversal, Ivanka Trump comes out in favor of working for what you get."
Eoin Higgins, staff writer
"The next time GOP screams 'socialist,'" New York Democrat says in reaction to...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker
Home to one of the nation's largest cities, it is the first Midwestern state to...


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-...