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Support the Raise the Wage Act of 2019
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Freya
- 26 days ago - dailykos.com
There is no place in America where a full-time worker making the minimum wage can afford the basic essentials. In fact, one in nine U.S. workers are paid wages that leave them in poverty, even when working full-time and year-round.
PASS THE "RAISE THE WAGE ACT OF 2019"
Business  (tags: wages, income, pay, petitions )

Freya
- 69 days ago - actionnetwork.org
The federal minimum wage has not received an increase in nearly a decade. And at $7.25 per hour, it is now more than 25 percent below where it was in real terms half a century ago.
Raise The Minimum Wage
Business  (tags: wages, income, pay, workers, petitions )

Freya
- 85 days ago - actionnetwork.org
Write to your U.S. Representative and tell them to pass the "Raise the Wage Act of 2019" to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2024.
Close the Wage Gap
Business  (tags: pay, wages, income, discrimination, sexism, racism, petitions )

Freya
- 109 days ago - secure.ngpvan.com
Data show that measures like the Fair Pay Act are effective. As we've passed federal protections for fairness in the workplace, the wage gap has gone down. But we can't stop until it's gone for good.
Give Millions of Americans a Raise
Business  (tags: wages, income, pay, petitions )

Freya
- 109 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Congressional Democrats just united to introduce the Raise the Wage Act of 2019, which would immediately bump the minimum wage and raise it to $15 by 2024.
Federal Subcontractors Deserve Shutdown Protections
Business  (tags: shutdown, pay, wages, income, government contractors, petitions )

Freya
- 112 days ago - actionnetwork.org
The temporary end of the longest government shutdown in U.S. history won't help federal subcontractors like Pablo Lazaro, a cafeteria worker whom the federal government subcontracts to serve food to millions of visitors at a Smithsonian museum.
Urge Your Members of Congress to Co-Sponsor the Paycheck Fairness Act
Business  (tags: income, wages, pay, workers, women, sexism, petitions )

Freya
- 114 days ago - act.nwlc.org
Women across the country - especially women of color - are typically paid less than men. Pay discrimination is one reason why. Tell your members of Congress today to co-sponsor and push for swift passage of the Paycheck Fairness Act.
BECOME A CO-SIGNER OF THE "RAISE THE WAGE ACT OF 2019"
Business  (tags: pay, wages, income, petitions )

Freya
- 122 days ago - actionnetwork.org
The federal minimum wage has not received an increase in nearly a decade. And at $7.25 per hour, it is now more than 25 percent below where it was in real terms half a century ago.
Tell Your Members of Congress to Support the Raise the Wage Act
Business  (tags: wages, income, pay, economic justice, petitions )

Freya
- 124 days ago - act.nwlc.org
Millions of workers - mostly women and, disproportionately, women of color - struggle to make ends meet for themselves and their families because of poverty-level wages.
Co-Sponsor the Paycheck Fairness Act
Business  (tags: income, wages, discrimination, sexism, pay, petitions )

Freya
- 124 days ago - action.momsrising.org
This new 116th Congress, the most diverse in history, is the best shot we've had in years to pass the Paycheck Fairness Act.
Tell Congress to Raise the Federal Minimum Wage to $15 An Hour
Business  (tags: wages, income, pay, employment, jobs, petitions )

Freya
- 182 days ago - act.berniesanders.com
Tell the new Congress to debate and pass legislation that would raise the minimum wage from $7.25 an hour - a starvation wage - to a living wage of at least $15 an hour.
Here's Why Setting a Maximum Wage for CEOs Would Be Good for Everyone
Business  (tags: wages, income, pay, greed )

Freya
- 242 days ago - alternet.org
The difference between the top and the bottom of the income distribution now lies about where it did in the Gilded Age and the roaring 1920s, up until the Great Depression.
Support the Measuring Real Income Growth Act
Business  (tags: wages, pay, workers, working class, economic justice, petitions )

Freya
- 252 days ago - go.civicaction.com
Sign now to become a citizen co-sponsor of Senators Schumer and Heinrich's Measuring Real Income Growth Act.
Trump Is Costing Workers Overtime Pay. Sign the Petition to Fight Back
Business  (tags: workers, working class, income, pay, wages, economic injustice, petitions )

Freya
- 359 days ago - act.credoaction.com
One of the biggest achievements of the Obama administration was new, modernized overtime rules that would have produced new eligibility for overtime or more take-home pay for 12.5 million Americans.
Add Your Name to Co-Sign the Restoring Overtime Pay Act
Business  (tags: wages, pay, income, workers rights, petitions )

Freya
- 392 days ago - actionnetwork.org
Over the last year, Trump and Republican lawmakers ignored policies to help working people in favor of corporate interests and shallow talking points - including Trump's abandonment of overtime protections for millions of working class families.
 

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