low wage workers

Trump Admin Allows States To Impose Medicaid Work Requirements (Video)

Trump Admin Allows States To Impose Medicaid Work Requirements (Video)

One of the reasons (and there are several) Donald Trump won the White House was his promise not to cut Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid. This made him very popular among his base, many of whom are beneficiaries of the social welfare programs Republicans always vow to eliminate. In fact, Trump proudly spent his entire presidential […]

Minimum Wage To Be Raised In 21 States and 22 Cities In 2017 (VIDEO)

Minimum Wage To Be Raised In 21 States and 22 Cities In 2017 (VIDEO)

When adjusted for inflation, the federal minimum wage has hovered around seven dollars since the 1970’s. The cost of living, however, has not remained stagnant. In 1970, the median cost of rent was $670 a month (adjusted for inflation). Now, it’s $934. And if you’d like to go to college, you’ll probably need to take on thousands […]