All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Wage Hike’

Minimum Wage Hike – $11.50 for Federal Rate?

As this country has lived through, and is still living through, one of the most devastating recessions of the past few decades, it has produced hardships that are much too common for American families. Americans in this economy have seen some hard hits with jobs becoming scarce, or none at all – and too many employed families who remain way …

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Minimum Wage Hike – $10.10 Wage Proposal

The Democrats have proposed a minimum wage hike to $10.10 per hour, more than a dollar more than the original proposal, and President Obama is behind them. This legislation was introduced earlier this year by Senator Tom Harkin and Senator George Miller. Senator Majority Whip Dick Durbin stated that the White House was willing to get onboard with the measure. …

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