Fighting Wage Preemption: How Workers Have Lost Billions in Wages and How We Can Restore Local Democracy
Workers are losing billions of dollars every year because their state legislatures blocked minimum wage raises workers won at the local level.
NY1: Paul Sonn on Developments in Fight to Raise Minimum Wage
Errol Louis discussed the latest developments in the fight to raise the minimum wage with NELP's Paul Sonn.
Low-Wage NY: Pay Raises and Working New Yorkers
The New School hosted a panel of economists, labor leaders, activists and policymakers to address the rise of low-wage work.
NY1: Tsedeye Gebreselassie Talks Wage Board's Decision to Raise Minimum Wage for Fast-Food Workers
NY1's Errol Louis discussed a state wage board’s decision to raise the minimum wage for fast-food workers with NELP's Tsedeye Gebreselassie,
Press Conference: The Raise the Wage Act
NELP's Christine Owens introduces Senator Murrary at a press conference to announce the Raise the Wage Act.
MSNBC: 2016 candidates take on populist themes
Potential 2016 hopefuls on both sides of the aisle are speaking out about inequality and social mobility.
Walmart gives 500,000 people a raise
NELP's Tsedeye Gebreselassie was on MSNBC's "All In with Chris Hayes" to discuss Walmart's announcement to raise wages company-wide to a minimum of $10.00 an hour in 2016.