SF, Oakland voters support increasing minimum wage

San Francisco and Oakland voters both voted to increase each city’s minimum wage…

Tech firm fined for paying workers $1.21 per hour

A Silicon Valley company is paying more than $43,000 in back wages and penalties to eight employees imported from India…

Mountain View raises minimum wage

Mountain View raises minimum wage…

Berkeley minimum wage increased to $10

Minimum wage in the city of Berkeley was raised to $10 per hour Wednesday…

Different minimum wages at Valley Fair

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Valley Fair sits in both San Jose and Santa Clara cities, with different minimum wages…

Could raising SF’s minimum wage cause loss of jobs?

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Raising SF’s minimum wage could cost lost of jobs. Business operators rally against it…

San Francisco voters to decide on $15 minimum wage

San Francisco voters will decide in November whether to raise the city’s minimum wage to $15 an hour in 2018…

California city votes to hike minimum wage to $13

The Richmond City Council voted on Tuesday to raise the city’s minimum wage to $13 an hour by 2018…

Senate approves tying minimum wage to inflation

The state Senate has approved a bill that would raise the state’s minimum wage and tie it to inflation…

Fast-food workers join strike for higher wages

Labor organizers are turning up the heat on McDonald’s and other fast-food companies to raise worker pay…

Senate GOP blocks minimum wage boost

Senate Republicans have blocked an election-year Democratic bill that would have raised the federal minimum wage…

Labor activists submit SF minimum wage ballot initiative

Labor activists submit SF minimum wage ballot initiative, raise to $15 an hour by 2017, nearly 40% increase.

Seven cities in China raise minimum wage

Seven cities in China have raised their minimum wage. The highest is approximately US$300 a month…

Richmond votes for $12.30 minimum wage

The city of Richmond has taken a step closer to having the highest-paid minimum wage workers in the state…

1st anniversary of San Jose’s $10 minimum wage law

The City of San Jose markes one year anniversary of implementation of $10 minimum wage…

Obama raises minimum wage for contract workers

President Barack Obama has increased the minimum wage for a few hundred thousand federal contractors…