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PETITION - Success: California Will Raise Minimum Wage to $15 An Hour
Business  (tags: california, minimum wage workers, raise to $15, fair pay, higher income )

Sabine
- 30 days ago - forcechange.com
A deal to raise the minimum wage in California to $15 an hour has been accepted by governor Jerry Brown. In this deal, the minimum wage will be raised to $10.50 in 2017, $11 in 2018 and a dollar each subsequent year through 2022. With this raise,...
Toyota Affiliate Contract Workers Dispute 'Trickle-Down' Economics
Business  (tags: money, economy, corporate, abuse, Toyota, poor, trickle-down economics, minimum wage workers, Japan )

Naoko
- 528 days ago - mainichi.jp
The man's hourly wage: 840 yen. He works eight hours a day, with two days off per week, with his monthly paycheck totaling somewhere between 100,000 and 150,000 yen.
Low-Wage Workers Butt Heads With 21st Century Capital
Business  (tags: money, corporate, minimum wage workers, McDonald's, usa )

Naoko
- 699 days ago - ipsnews.net
"Supersize my salary now!" The refrain rose over a busy street outside a McDonald's in downtown Seattle.
Half A Million People With College Degrees Are Working For Minimum Wage
Business  (tags: labor, minimum wage, minimum wage workers, economy, corporate, society, politics, news )

Cal
- 762 days ago - thinkprogress.org
There were 260,000 Americans with bachelor's degrees earning the federal minimum wage of $7.25 an hour or less in 2013, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics' newest annual snapshot of minimum wage workers
Battle Over the Minimum Wage
Business  (tags: activism, society, economy, finance, minimum wage, minimum wage workers, consumers, business, americans, dishonesty, corporate, corruption, usa, wal-mart, politics, money, news )

Cal
- 883 days ago - cbsnews.com
MAKING ENDS MEET during the holiday season is particularly hard for those who barely get by the rest of the year.
TAKE ACTION NOW! THERE'S SOMETHING ROTTEN IN THE U.S. TOMATO INDUSTRY
Business  (tags: corporate, dishonesty, business, abuse, politics, exploitation, minimum wage workers, corporate corporate election spending, labor, usa, ethics, corruption, usa, news )

Cal
- 1088 days ago - e-activist.com
Florida's tomato farms supply 50% of all U.S. fresh tomatoes but have also been called America's 'ground zero for slavery.' Countless workers held against their will, threatened with violence and forced to haul hundreds of heavy tomato buckets a day for
TAKE ACTION NOW! McDonald's: Give Tyree Johnson and Other Minimum Wage Workers a Raise.
Business  (tags: corporate, dishonesty, business, abuse, politics, exploitation, minimum wage workers, corporate cannibalism, society, labor, usa, ethics, corruption )

Cal
- 1231 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Tyree Johnson is a 20-year employee at McDonald's. 20 years at a company used to mean a pension and being on track to a gold watch. Today, it means that Tyree is still working minimum wage, and unable to get 40 hours of work a week, so he has to wor
   

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