Republicans surprised their Democratic colleagues on Friday by tacking a provision raising Nevada’s minimum wage to $9 an hour to a bill that would repeal a law limiting the regular workday to eight hours.
Fast food workers fight to raise minimum wage
The ruling stems from a 2009 class-action lawsuit filed on behalf of six dancers at Sapphire Gentlemen’s Club; it says dancers are not independent contractors and deserve at least the minimum wage.
Vice President Joe Biden used a lunch stop at a Mexican restaurant in downtown Las Vegas on Monday to make a pitch for raising the minimum wage nationally to $10.10 per hour.
While in Las Vegas to headline a Democratic campaign rally, Vice President Joe Biden took time to discuss raising the minimum wage.
Fast-food workers want $15 per hour wage
Ruling helps taxi drivers who say three companies owe them back wages for failing to pay the minimum wage.
The state Labor Commissioner says there will be no adjustment in the Nevada minimum wage this year.
Fast food workers across Las Vegas unite to raise the minimum wage
A group advocating for policies to help children and low-income families recommends New Mexico raise its minimum wage and boost spending on early childhood programs, including child care and pre-kindergarten.