minimum wage increase Archives

Watch Trump’s Uncle Tom HUD Sec. Ben Carson dumbfoundingly defend blaming poverty… on the poor

October 12, 2017

Ben Carson is attacking the poor again Former neurosurgeon and current Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson is the best example of someone both (presumably) intelligent and infuriatingly dense. While famous for being the first person to successfully…

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Oregon’s Minimum Wage Is Now Our Nation’s Highest: How Does Your State Compare? (CHART)

March 2, 2016

Oregon workers just got a huge minimum wage increase! Oregon Gov. Kate Brown just signed SB 1532, a landmark bill into law that gives Oregon workers a minimum wage increase from $9.75 per hour to $12.50 or higher in 2022. Even…

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