March 6, 2014
With voters overwhelmingly supporting an increase in the federal minimum wage and midterm elections looming, this is our moment to put pressure on Congress. Tell your representative to sign the discharge petition now and force a vote on the Fair Minimum Wage Act!
Tags: congress, Fair Minimum Wage Act, house of representatives, low wages, minimum wage, senate
July 24, 2013
How many times have you heard someone say, “If your job is so bad, get a new one!”? That’s not a real solution for tens of millions of workers. Not convinced? A quick glance at monthly unemployment numbers since the Great Recession speaks volumes. Jobs are hard to come by,… Read More»
Tags: EPI, Fair Minimum Wage Act, minimum wage