Congress has no excuse: It must pass the Raise the Wage Act immediately.
Report: Workers Lose Billions in Wages Thanks to Corporate Campaign to Block Local Minimum Wage Increases
Nearly 350,000 workers are each losing $4,000 annually because their states blocked local minimum wage increases.
Our amicus brief argues Michigan lawmakers undermined the will of voters in violation of the state constitution.
Governor Jared Polis is expected to sign the bill into law.
The regional approach would bake-in wages that are already artificially low in many parts of the country.
Minnesota's appeals court ruled that Minneapolis's $15 minimum wage law is a valid exercise of local power and is not in conflict with state law.
The bill would restore local governments' right to raise the minimum wage above the state’s level.
Illinois is poised to become the fifth state in the nation to adopt a $15 minimum wage.
Today’s victory is the result of successful organizing by low-wage workers in New Jersey.