Tag: raise-the-wage-act-of-2021

Demonstrators participate in a protest calling for minimum wage to be raised to $15-per-hour outside of McDonald's corporate headquarters on January 15, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois.
Budget Effect Studies Show $15 Minimum Wage Boost not Necessarily Boon for Workers
This month, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) reported on its findings regarding the proposal to increase the federal minimum wage to $15 per hour. The current federal minimum wage stands at $7.25 per hour, but...