NJ Senate To Consider Minimum Wage Hike, Gas Tax LegislationThe Democrat-led Senate is scheduled to vote Thursday on the measure that would raise the current $8.38 wage to $10.10 on Jan. 1.
State Court Upholds $15 Minimum Wage For Fast-Food Workers In New YorkA state court has upheld the decision by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's administration to gradually raise the hourly minimum wage for many fast-food workers to $15.
NJ Lawmakers To Vote On Minimum Wage Legislation, Atlantic City FundingThe New Jersey Assembly is scheduled to vote on legislation raising the state's minimum wage to $15 an hour over the next five years.
Fast Food Employees Hold Minimum Wage Strike; Verizon Workers Join On NYC Picket LineFast food workers are holding strikes across the nation today, calling to raise minimum wages to $15 an hour across the country.
NY Gov. Cuomo Signs Bill Gradually Increasing Minimum Wage To $15The law also establishes paid family leave for New York workers.
Tentative State Budget Deal Will Raise NY Minimum Wage To $15 In Years To ComeMore than 2 million workers in New York stand to get raises under a tentative agreement between New York state Gov. Andrew Cuomo and top lawmakers, which would gradually raise the state's minimum wage to $15 an hour.
Study: Raising Minimum Wage To $15 An Hour Would Help 3 Million New YorkersThe report estimates that raising the now $9-per-hour wage to $15 would give the average effected worker $4,900 more annually.
Small Business Owners Striking Back Against Cuomo's $15 Minimum Wage Plan Small-business owners are striking back against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's plan to implement a $15 minimum wage, which would be the highest state minimum in the country.
Cuomo Wants Minimum Wage Raised To $15 Per HourGov. Andrew Cuomo spoke to a packed audience at the Greater Allen Cathedral of New York Sunday, calling on the state’s minimum wage to be raised.
NJ Democrats Want To Raise Minimum Wage To $15 An HourThe minimum wage in New Jersey is currently $8.38 an hour, or just over $17,400 a year for a full-time employee.
Quinnipiac Poll: 75 Percent Of NYC Residents Favor $15 Minimum WageA new Quinnipiac University poll found that 75 percent of New York City residents are in favor of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s plan to raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour statewide.
De Blasio Raises Minimum Wage To $15 An Hour For 50,000 City WorkersDe Blasio has said he wants to raise the city's minimum wage to $15 an hour for everyone, but that the state must agree.