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Law School Report Finds Minimum Wage Too Low

The current federal minimum wage in the United States is historically low and unable to meet the needs of low-income Americans, according to a report released this month by Georgetown University‚Äôs Center on Poverty and Inequality and the Leadership Conference Education Fund. The thesis of the report, entitled “Improving Wages,[Read More…]

by October 21, 2014 0 comments City News, News

D.C. May Implement $10 Minimum Wage

After President Obama proposed to raise the federal minimum wage from $7.25 per hour to $9.00 per hour in his State of the Union Address, D.C. officials have begun to consider the effects of this wage increase on the local economy, including the possibility of raising the minimum wage in[Read More…]

by February 26, 2013 0 comments City News, News