State court hands victory to workers against corporate effort to roll back wages.
Wages for low-income workers are on the way up, according to a new report by the Economic Policy Institute (EPI), thanks to increases in the minimum wage. But there are still large, systematic gaps that must be conquered if real income inequality reform is going to take place.
Illinois and New Jersey become the latest states to enact $15 minimum wage, and more are on the way.
Unchecked corporate power, consolidation must be contained if working Americans are going to make it in 21st century workforce.
Low-income workers are more likely to lose their job or leave the workforce than they are to make it into the middle class, a new report says. Lawmakers need to find solutions now!
Memphis march in honor of civil rights icon serves as a reminder that justice for waste workers still has a long way to go.
Rise in income is doing little to help those in low-income jobs.
New Economic Policy Institute report shows how decline of union membership has hurt working Americans.