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NELP Praises Illinois Legislature's Passage of $15/hr

Illinois is bringing the Fight for $15 to the Midwest.

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On St. Louis Minimum Wage Increase Taking Effect After Two Year Delay

After two year delay, injunction blocking city's minimum wage increase is lifted.

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New $15 Bill Is the Strong Action on Wages America Needs

This delivers exactly what working Americans have been crying out for across the country – strong action to raise wages.

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On Iowa Blocking All Local Minimum Wage and Employment Benefits Laws

“Governor Branstad pledged to raise family incomes on his watch. Today, he did the opposite."

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On Preemption of Miami Beach's Minimum Wage Ordinance

This unfortunate decision will hurt communities across the state.

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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.

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New Hart Research Poll: Voters Urge Senators Murkowski, Collins to Reject Trump Labor Nominee Puzder

Only 23% of Alaska voters and 22% of Maine voters want their senators to support Puzder.