Time is running short on the legislative session, but advocates on June 17 are set to make one last pitch for a bill that would allow localities like New York City to set their own minimum wage rates above the state floor. Fast food workers and labor and community groups will descend on the Capitol […]
Stick together for $15 and a union!
In America, people who work hard should be able to afford basic necessities like groceries, rent, childcare and transportation.
While fast food corporations reap the benefits of record profits, workers are barely getting by — many are forced to be on public assistance despite having a job.
Raising pay for fast food workers will benefit workers and strengthen the overall economy.