Franchise businesses that employ millions of Americans will be hardest hit by minimum wage hikes, according to a new study.
Minimum wage increases intended to boost pay for low-income workers ended up increasing unemployment, according to a new study.
The liberal activist ousted from his own firm in the wake of sexual abuse allegations once headed a public pressure campaign against sexual harassment.
Minimum wage increases do not reduce reliance on government assistance programs, according to a report from the Employment Policies Institute.
Hillary Clinton’s minimum wage hike could cut nearly 800,000 jobs with people at the bottom end of the pay scale suffering the steepest job losses, according to a study by two leading economists.
The Democratic frontrunner has said that she supports a $12 hourly wage and reiterated that position at Saturday’s Democratic debate because “that is what the Democrats in the Senate have put forward.”
Rep. Tammy Duckworth endorsed a union attack on McDonald’s after the chain restaurant forgot to give her a cheeseburger.
A panel of conservative experts agreed Tuesday that policies favored by Democrats such as increasing the minimum wage or mandating paid leave would hurt working American women.
An influential big labor pressure group in Indiana is looking for someone that “strikes fear in the hearts of capitalists.”