Us senator john mccain (r-az), a member of the us congress since 1983, a two-time us presidential candidate, and the nominee of the republican party in the 2008 us presidential election, has taken positions on many political issues through his public comments, his presidential campaign statements, and his.
A labour market expert says labor may be foreshadowing a boost to the minimum wage worth up to $80 a week for low-paid workers, as part of bill shorten's pitch on wages growth in his first major political speech of 2018 tim lyons, who ran the minimum wage case for the australian council of trade.
Today, minimum wage workers' equal pay day, marks how many extra days into the new year a minimum-wage worker must work just to earn the instead of directly benefitting workers by raising the federal minimum wage, president donald trump and congressional republicans passed a tax plan.
People rarely think about raising the minimum wage as a fair pay issue but one of the reasons for the wage gap is women's concentration in low-wage jobs in fact, women make up about two-thirds of all minimum wage workers so, raising the minimum wage would particularly boost women's earnings.
In the year since i asked this congress to raise the minimum wage, five states have passed laws to raise theirs in the coming weeks, i will issue an executive order requiring federal contractors to pay their federally-funded employees a fair wage of at least $1010 an today, all our troops are out of iraq.
We may be dead and gone when louisiana finally decides to close its ongoing wage gap between men and women i wish that was hyperbole, but after the state senate voted down two bills that would have extended equal pay protections in louisiana, it appears to be a realistic possibility a new study by.