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On Preemption of Miami Beach's Minimum Wage Ordinance

This unfortunate decision will hurt communities across the state.

Commentary

A GOP Rising Star's Big Choice

Missouri Governor Greitens should veto a bill that strips St. Louis minimum wage workers of a raise.

Commentary

The Latest 'Underhanded Maneuvers' in the Minimum Wage Wars

Battles around preemption are quietly playing out in statehouses from Iowa to Maryland.

Blog

How State Governments are Fighting to Suppress Local Minimum Wage Raises

The more public support builds for raising the minimum wage, the more opponents are fighting to keep wages down.

Commentary

Trump’s Address Was More Measured But Actions Speak Louder Than Words

Uttering platitudes is not the same as actually putting workers at the top of the agenda.

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On the Nomination of Alexander Acosta for Labor Secretary

Mr. Acosta deserves a thorough vetting on the issues that matter most to America’s workers.

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On Puzder’s Withdrawal from Labor Secretary Nomination

From the start, it was clear that fast-food CEO Andrew Puzder was unfit to lead the U.S. Labor Department.