A new report finds that states with higher minimum wages have less people who end their lives.
Subcommittee Democrats urge Congress to act to improve ability of workers to organize and collectively bargain.
This year's version of measure is the newest in the state's anti-union bill graveyard.
Just months after a huge victory against RTW at the ballot box, two state courts hand down key pro-worker decisions.
Subcommittee members said there is no more time to waste to come up with a solution for the nation's retirement woes.
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.
In January, the Teamsters Union joined unions from across Europe at a meeting in the United Kingdom to discuss the ongoing challenges they face at global transportation giant, XPO Logistics.