In 1938, the minimum wage was $0.25. That's $4.19 in 2015 dollars.
Walmart stock plunges after Walrmart warns of disappointing sales and earnings. The company's recent decision to increase the minimum wage for employees is expected to lead to a decline in profits next year.
Berkeley, Calif. likes to lead the way on progressive issues. And when it comes to raising the minimum wage, some in the city are now trying to take the fight one step farther.
Worker's median wage is back to 1999 levels, but a lucky 134 Americans took home more than $50 million each in earnings.
Democrats focused on the middle class and its problems in their first debate on Tuesday night on CNN. That's a sharp contrast from the Republicans, who barely touched upon the issue. Here are some other words that differentiated the two parties.
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