The minimum wage is a hot topic in state and government legislature and lobbying.
Addressing different states’ minimum wages is a hot topic that lawmakers continue to debate. As the debate continues, news about minimum wage legislation and lobbying efforts is constantly changing. From the federal level to the state level, we have the latest news about minimum wage legislation and lobbying efforts. Keep informed and stay ahead of the curve with our news articles about minimum wage legislation in different states.
Photo credit: iStock.com/Zerbor Could your state raise its minimum wage in 2023 or in the near future? In 2021, the Pew Research Center reported that six-in-ten U.S. adults (62%) favored raising the federal minimum wage [...]
Photo credit: iStock.com/Jennifer Miranda In 2022, there has been a sizable amount of legislative activity surrounding state minimum wages across the country, following a flurry of activity in 2021. Most recently, voters in the midterm [...]
Digital collage by Ryan Stevens; image sources by Gerd Altmann & Mediamodifier from Pixabay The current federal minimum wage for covered nonexempt workers is $7.25 per hour. However, many states have their own minimum wage laws. For [...]