Some Low Wage Workers Get Pay Hike
By Jeanne Yurman, Reuters
January 3, 2012
Eight states are hiking their minimum wage requirements heading into 2012. It's a hardship for some businesses but a gift for many while the U.S. continues to face a tough jobs environment.
How much the federal minimum wage would be if it had kept up with inflation over the past 40 years. Instead, itís $7.25. Learn More