Irvine Takes Step To Repeal Living Wage LawThe City Council voted Tuesday to repeal a 2007 ordinance requiring some companies with city contracts to pay their workers the same amount as the lowest-paid city employees - currently $10.82 per hour.
LA County Officials Commission Study On Impact Of Minimum Wage HikeThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors followed in the footsteps of city officials Tuesday in calling for a study on how raising the minimum wage would impact the local economy.
UC Berkeley Study: $15.25 Minimum Wage Would Raise Quality Of Life For 600K AngelenosA proposal to hike the minimum wage in Los Angeles to $15.25 per hour by 2019 would have more benefits than drawbacks, according to UC Berkeley report.
Workers' Coalition Rallies For $15 Minimum Wage HikeA coalition of workers, businesspeople and civic leaders Friday rallied outside City Hall in downtown Los Angeles calling upon lawmakers to increase the city's minimum wage to over $15 an hour.
2 Hotel Groups Sue City Of LA Over $15 Minimum WageThe City of Los Angeles Tuesday was being sued in federal court by two hotel industry groups challenging the recent passage of a $15.37 per hour minimum wage for employees.
California Poll Finds Nearly Half In Favor Of Further Minimum-Wage Hikes Nearly half of Californians say the state's first increase in the minimum wage in six years isn't enough and should be raised even further, according to a new Field Poll.
'Landmark' Deal To Pay LAUSD Cafeteria Workers, Custodians $15 An Hour School district officials are set to reveal details of a tentative deal that would raise their minimum wage for nearly 20,000 cafeteria workers and other employees to over $15 an hour over two years.
Fast Food Workers Set For Walkout In Push For $15-Per-Hour Wage A planned labor strike could keep Angelenos from getting a burger at their favorite fast food restaurant next week.