Hillary Clinton To Jeb Bush: American Workers Need A RaiseHillary Rodham Clinton accused former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush of lacking an understanding of the needs of American workers on Monday, using an agenda-setting economic speech to cast Republican prescriptions for the economy as relics of the past that would do little to boost wages for the middle-class.
Minimum Wage Goes Up Today in D.C., MarylandThe latest minimum wage increases in D.C. and Maryland are now in effect.
Democrats Attack Christie At Annual MeetingRepublican Gov. Chris Christie played a central role at the state's Democratic conference on Friday.
McDonald's: Workers to Get Pay Hikes at Company-Owned StoresMcDonald's says it's raising pay for workers at company-owned U.S. restaurants, making it the latest employer to sweeten worker incentives in an improving economy.
Maryland Minimum Wage to Rise 75 CentsMaryland's minimum wage is going up 75 cents.
Workers, Activists Protest Low Wages at D.C. Walmart on Black FridayProtesters outside of the Walmart on H Street are calling for better wages on Black Friday.
Montgomery County's New Minimum Wage Goes Into EffectMontgomery County's minimum wage increases Wednesday to $8.40, the first step of a plan to increase it to $11.50 by 2017.
Gov. Quinn To Live Off Equivalent Of Minimum WageGov. Pat Quinn agreed on Sunday to briefly live on the equivalent of a minimum-wage salary as he rallies support for a Nov. 4 Illinois ballot measure on the issue.
D.C.'s New Minimum Wage Goes Into Effect TodayD.C. workers are celebrating today, as the city's minimum wage increases from $8.25 to $9.50 per hour.
Minimum Wage in D.C. to Increase on July 1Employers and workers in the District are preparing for an increase to the minimum wage, which raises to $9.50 per hour on July 1.
Vote Coming on Bill to Crackdown On Underpaying EmployersA bill would enhance penalties for employers who pay their employees illegal wages or less than what they agreed to pay.
Romney Says He Supports Raising The Minimum Wage Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney said that he supports an increase in the country’s minimum wage, noting his own break from many other Republicans who oppose such a hike.
O'Malley Signs Minimum Wage Increase Bill Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley has signed a measure to increase the state's minimum wage in steps over several years.
California Rep: Raise State Minimum Wage To '$26 An Hour'Rep. Barbara Lee, D-Calif., said that she supports raising the minimum wage in the state of California to $26 an hour, adding that she doesn’t think such a hike would hurt small business owners.
GOP Blocks Democrats' Minimum Wage Try In SenateSenate Republicans derailed a Democratic drive Wednesday to raise the federal minimum wage, blocking a cornerstone of President Barack Obama's economic plans and ensuring the issue will be a major feature of this fall's congressional elections.