Support for raising the minimum wage is well-anchored in battleground states and could weigh on...
Wage growth for most workers remains stagnant and will need to pick up pace for the economy to hit...
Holding a job in high school translates into higher wages and a steadier employment experience, a...
PHOTOS | Check out the happenings this week on Capitol Hill and beyond.
The Labor secretary said he is using "every tool" to combat wage inequality.
If reports are true, Reid said, it shows the problems with pay disparity.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) predicted that Republicans would block the Senate from...
Democrats are hitting Republican leaders for not moving on the Paycheck Fairness Act.
Sen. Harry Reid and Rep. Nancy Pelosi held rally to press the GOP on a wage hike.
The president intensified pressure on Congress to bolster women's economic opportunities.
Earlier Obama announced a plan to expand those eligible for overtime pay.
Obama signed an executive order to hike the minimum wage for federal contractors.
The alliance between workers and consumers may well set a precedent.
Forty-one percent of U.S. residents do not use their paid vacation time off from work, according to...
The purchasing power of minimum-wage workers' paychecks has been eroding.
Top executives at the nation's largest firms are getting paid nearly 300 times that of the average...
Top executives now make 257 times the average worker's salary.
Reid filed cloture on the motion to proceed to legislation from Sen. Tom Harkin.
Obama unveiled executive actions, amid GOP accusations he is politicizing equal pay issue.
The president is poised to announce executive actions designed to close the wage gap.
The vice president urged Congress to raise the federal minimum wage.
Republicans oppose the measure, pointing to a CBO report predicting major job losses.
OPINION | On average, Americans favored an increase in the minimum wage by a 43-point margin.
The advocacy group born from President Obama's reelection campaign is launching a new national...