Minimum wage

Supervisor Sheehy proposes $16.86 minimum wage for city-contracted employees

San Francisco’s lowest paid workers under contract with The City could see…

 

Recycling centers and the ‘domino effect’ of $15

California’s rising minimum wage isn’t just creating hardships for small business —…

 

SF’s minimum wage increases to $13/hour

Starting Friday, the minimum wage in San Francisco is increasing from $12.25…

 

California to Florida: We’re better, and stop the stunts

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — California's governor is ripping into Florida Gov. Rick Scott…

As minimum wage marches toward $15, small businesses adapt

NEW YORK — In the aftermath of California and New York becoming…

California, New York enact US-highest $15 minimum wages

LOS ANGELES — California and New York acted Monday to gradually push…

Uber cuts passenger fares, drivers cry foul

Citing low winter ridership, Uber has slashed prices in 48 cities across…

New laws in 2016 show states are diverging on guns, voting

TRENTON, N.J. — Laws taking effect at the start of the new…

Two unions battle for $15 hourly minimum wage in California

SACRAMENTO — The state's largest union said Tuesday that it has filed…

Higher minimum-wage proposals gain ground on both coasts

The push for a higher minimum wage gained momentum on both sides…

Pom-pom pay: California bill gives cheerleaders minimum wage

They boost their teams from the sidelines and promote them by appearing…

Los Angeles raises minimum wage to $15 per hour

LOS ANGELES — Mayor Eric Garcetti signed into law on Saturday an…

Los Angeles closes in on approving $15 minimum wage

The City Council voted 13-1 on Wednesday to raise the minimum wage…

Los Angeles City Council votes for $15 minimum wage

The Los Angeles City Council gave initial approval Tuesday to raising minimum…

On Guard: Stop scapegoating the SF minimum wage for business woes

San Francisco’s minimum-wage hike is still three years away, but its already…

Labor issues to pressure McDonald's despite pay bump

A pay bump for workers at some McDonald's restaurants isn't likely to…

McDonald's: Workers to get pay hikes at company-owned stores

McDonald's says it's raising pay for workers at company-owned U.S. restaurants, making…

McDonald's workers detail burns, job hazards

McDonald's workers in 19 cities have filed complaints over burns from popping…

Borderlands Books surpasses sponsorships needed to stay in business

It looks like the final chapter of Borderlands Books will need to…

Low-wage workers might make more in SF, but housing costs are still out of reach

San Francisco's high minimum wage — it reached $11.05 in January and…