Minimum Wage Campaign: Is Initiative Best Way to Hike Pay?With the federal minimum wage stuck at $7.25 and concern rising about income inequality, more than a dozen states have adopted measures recently to boost their wage floors, including California, where the rate will eventually hit $15
Settlements Reaching $12 Million Reached In Minimum Wage CasesThe lawsuits alleged several companies ignored the nation's first $15 minimum wage law after it took effec
Starbucks To Increase Pay For All Of Its EmployeesStarbucks has approximately 7,600 company-run stores across the country.
DC Lawmakers Approve Citywide $15 Minimum WageThe D.C. Council unanimously approved the wage increase, and Democratic Mayor Muriel Bowser has pledged to sign it when it reaches her desk, likely sometime this summer.
Justices Reject Franchises' Appeal Over $15 Seattle WageThe Supreme Court is turning away a challenge to Seattle's $15 an hour minimum wage from franchise business owners who say the law discriminates against them.
Oregon Lawmakers Approve Landmark Minimum Wage IncreaseOregon's plan imposes a series of gradual increases over six years. By 2022, the state's current $9.25 an hour minimum — already one of the highest in the nation — would climb to ...
Sea-Tac Airport Workers Sue Over $15 Wage Back PaymentsWorkers at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport filed more than a dozen class-action lawsuits on Wednesday
New Statewide Initiative Introduced To Raise Minimum WageSupporters of raising Washington state's minimum wage filed a ballot measure Monday that seeks to incrementally raise Washington's minimum wage to $13.50 an hour over four years starting in 2017
Seattle Minimum Wage Moves Toward $15 On FridayDepending on the size of the business and whether the employees have health insurance, workers in Seattle will make as much as $13 an hour minimum in 2016.
After Protests, UW Decides To Follow Seattle $15 Wage LawAfter protests and questions about whether the University of Washington would be required to follow Seattle's $15 minimum wage law, the university has decided company.
Federal Appeals Court Won't Stop Seattle Minimum Wage LawA federal appeals court will not stand in the way of Seattle's new $15 minimum wage law.
Court Says Minimum Wage Increase Applies To Airport WorkersA divided Washington Supreme Court ruled Thursday that a first-in-the nation initiative to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour in the city of SeaTac should apply to thousands of workers at the airport.