$15 minimum wage Archives

Bernie Sanders To Rachel Maddow: ‘We Have Got To Fight Back!’ (VIDEO)

January 4, 2017

Sanders knows what needs to be done Bernie Sanders has a message for those of us who are still upset over Donald Trump winning the election: Get over it and get to work! On Tuesday night he told MSNBC’s Rachel…

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Sanders Knew What He Was Doing: Clinton Endorsement Comes After Huge Wins In DNC Platform

July 12, 2016

Sanders concedes to Clinton — but only after she made several concessions to him The Democratic primary is finally over. After a grueling campaign most pundits first thought would be a formality that even went on for more than a month…

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After Moving DNC Platform Left, Sanders Eyes Clinton Endorsement

July 11, 2016

Bernie Sanders is expected to finally throw his weight behind rival Clinton tomorrow in New Hampshire After a string of victories behind closed doors, Sanders is almost ready to sign-off on Clinton—but only after he pushes the Democrats’ tepid platform…

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Minimum Wage In California Headed For Highest In The Country

March 27, 2016

The state of California is blazing a path to a $15 per hour minimum wage by 2022, which will make it the highest minimum wage for any state in the United Sates. Lawmakers and labor unions struck a deal that…

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McDonald’s Raised Wages One Year Ago, And Now They’re Reaping The Rewards

March 19, 2016

McDonald’s Just Proved Increasing The Minimum Wage Is Good For Business The fight to raise the minimum wage has been a contentious one. Many wrongly believe that doing so would result in companies laying off employees, raising prices, or even…

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Bernie Sanders Finds Way for Democrats To Win

July 22, 2015

You’ve got to hand it to Bernie Sanders. When he says he’s in favor of something, he does something about it. Now he’s set to introduce a bill in the Senate to raise the minimum wage from $7.25 to $15…

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