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by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 03, 2016

$15 in 2016

So the GOP in Congress has blocked raising the Federal minimum wage, but this really isn’t news because this is one of the worst Congresses in our nation’s history and we are used to them...

by Kris LaGrange | on Sep 28, 2015

Fast Food Automation gonna happen anyway

Conservative blowhards and the mocking birds that mimic their nonsense are trying to get the word out that raising fast food wages to a minimum of $15 an hour will kill jobs and lead to automation....

by Guest Post | on Jul 22, 2015

Fair day’s pay for an honest day’s work

The following is a statement from the New York State AFL-CIO by their President Mario Cilento on the NYS Wage Board wage increase.We applaud Governor Cuomo for recognizing the struggles of low wage...

by Daniel Hinton | on Jun 18, 2015

New York's Wage Boards

There really is no shortage of reasons for raising the hourly minimum wage in the fast food industry:Three out of four fast food workers in New York earn $9.25 per hour or less. Contrary to...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 25, 2014

Would you like union-busting with those fries?

McDonald's Corporation is being investigated by the National Labor Relations Board for firing workers for union activity. The Fast Food Workers Committee is claiming that McDonald's fired 9...