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Minimum Wage Hikes Have Reversed Wage Declines for Workers in Lowest-Paid Jobs

Worker activism for a $15 wage floor, not Trump administration policies, are driving those wage gains.

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Minnesota Supreme Court Upholds Minneapolis $15 Minimum Wage

Today's decision marks a historic victory for workers and local democracy in the Twin Cities.

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47 States, Cities, Counties to Raise Minimum Wage on New Year’s Day

21 states and 26 localities—more jurisdictions than ever before—will raise their wage floors around January 1.

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On the Labor Department’s Proposed Tip Rule

DOL's proposal would allow employers to assign tipped workers more non-tip-generating work while still only paying them $2.13 an hour. 

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Report: After Five Years of Minimum Wage Increases, New York City’s Restaurant Industry Is Thriving

A higher wage floor did not cause the “sky to fall” as industry lobbyists had warned.

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U.S. House Approves Historic $15/hour One Fair Wage

Bill would nearly double federal wage floor after decade of stagnancy at $7.25.

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NELP: CBO score shows Raise the Wage Act should be ‘no-brainer for Congress'

Congress has no excuse: It must pass the Raise the Wage Act immediately.

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Report: Workers Lose Billions Thanks to Corporate Campaign to Block Local Raises

Nearly 350,000 workers are each losing $4,000 annually because their states blocked local minimum wage increases.

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How Michigan’s Legislature Violated Its Constitution by Gutting a Minimum Wage Law

Our amicus brief argues Michigan lawmakers undermined the will of voters in violation of the state constitution.