News about minimum wage. Commentary and archival information about minimum wage from The New York Times. The draws on the New York Times and the Washington Post, large Army Is Told to Pay Minimum Wage,” New York Times, Sep— tember 16, 1990, A42, Notes This was first published in A Womans Wage: Historical Meanings See also “The Minimum Wage Law,” editorial, New York Times, Apr. 11, 1923,
10 Jan 2017 CHICAGO — A growing number of economists have found that many cities and states have considerable room to raise the minimum wage
5 Jan 2017 Nineteen states raised their minimum wage in 2017, with increases as substantial as $1.95 more an hour in Arizona. However, the raises in
9 Oct 2015 THE federal minimum wage has been stuck at $7.25 an hour since 2009. While Congress has refused to take action, Democratic politicians
20 Jul 2017 New construction in downtown Seattle seems to be a constant, and wages are rising. Credit Ruth Fremson/The New York Times. Seattle was
8 Feb 2014 The political posturing over raising the minimum wage sometimes obscures the huge and growing number of low-wage workers it would affect.
27 Jun 2014 Accounting for regional price differences is sound strategy when setting state or local minimum wages.
8 Feb 2014 The minimum wage in New York is $8.00 an hour. Tally your living expenses by entering what you think is the least you need for each item.