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Report: Raising the Minimum Wage for Health Care Workers
A new Labor Center report outlines the impacts for workers, patients, and health care industry of a proposed increase to the minimum wage for California health workers.
Small Businesses and the Minimum Wage
Restaurants, retail stores and other small businesses, long thought to be vulnerable to increases in the minimum wage, generally do not cut jobs and may actually benefit when governments raise minimum pay, according to a new working paper from the Center on Wage and Employment Dynamics.