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.
Thousands Of LA County Employees Walk Off Jobs Over Wage IncreaseThousands of Los Angeles County workers walked off their jobs Tuesday as they demand higher wages.
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.
Activists Push City Council To Punish LA Wage TheftLabor advocates pointed local lawmakers to a study estimating that 745,000 low-wage workers lose $26.2 million in wage theft violations every week.