Feb 19, 2014 Will raising the minimum wage hurt jobs or reduce poverty? A new report says: both.
Jan 29, 2014 Why did President Obama choose $10.10 as the new minimum wage for federal contractors? And, wait, which federal workers are paid minimum wage?
Jan 16, 2014 Most states are doing good when it comes to their balance sheet, even capturing that elusive word -- surplus!
Dec 5, 2013 Fast food workers across America are striking today, asking for $15 an hour. Their employers may not be sympathetic to their cause, but they have a friend in the White House.
Dec 4, 2013 President Obama wants to raise the minimum wage. Good idea?
Aug 29, 2013 Fast food workers across the country are walking off the job today. Workers are demanding $15 an hour.
Sep 13, 2013 As breaking into the middle class becomes harder, car companies are finding new ways to attract an expanding base of less-affluent consumers. They're offering more small car models with better features than ever before.
Jul 29, 2013 Non-profits are working with state governments to increase use of cost-benefit analyses to learn whether programs and policies are worth it.