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*(Via Huffington Post) – McDonald’s might finally have figured out that paying its low-wage workers more would actually be a good thing for McDonald’s. McDonald’s CEO Don Thompson recently suggested his company would support a bill, proposed by President Barack Obama, raising the federal minimum wage to $10.10 an hour from $7.25. Such a wage … Continue reading McDonald’s CEO Don Thompson Pledges to Support Minimum Wage Hike
*Nearly 1 million low-paid workers will get a pay increase ranging anywhere from .10 to .35 cents per hour effective immediately. According to Reuters, 10 states brought in the new year with a minimum raise wage hike. The raises went into effect on Tuesday in Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Missouri, Montana, Ohio, Oregon, Rhode Island,Vermont and … Continue reading New Year Brings Pay Raise for Minimum Wage Workers…Effective Immediately!