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.
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 Los Angeles County workers walked off their jobs Tuesday as they demand higher wages.
A planned labor strike could keep Angelenos from getting a burger at their favorite fast food restaurant next week.
Labor advocates pointed local lawmakers to a study estimating that 745,000 low-wage workers lose $26.2 million in wage theft violations every week.