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Low Wages and Real Lives

Jul 18, 2014 | By Simone Campbell, SSS

A couple of months ago I met Robin, a young woman in her mid-twenties, who works for minimum wage in a profitable clothing store chain. We were at the White House for President Obama’s signing of the executive order to raise the minimum wage for federal contract workers. She was excited that a good friend of hers would receive a raise because of this order. Her hope was that eventually she too would be able to get a raise.

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Raising the Minimum Wage is Good for the 100%.

NETWORK has long advocated for raising the minimum wage as part of our strategies to Mend the Gap! in U.S. wealth.  Read more

Jobs and Labor Issues

Jobs and Labor Issues

NETWORK's legislative agenda for 2015 can be viewed here.

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