As thousands of fast food workers in nearly 60 cities strike today for a living wage, progressive small business people stand with them. People working at jobs that pay $7-8 an hour cannot support themselves or their families.
Posts tagged as “living wage”
by Darrell Castle
Constitution Party National Committee Vice-Chairman
What do the people rioting in the Middle East and the people protesting reductions in public-sector union bargaining rights have in common?
Not much, but the driving force behind each of them is similar, and that driving force is economic hardship.… Read more ...
Repost from onthewilderside. Based on a GPNYS press release:
The Green Party of New York State calls Gov. Paterson’s response to New York State’s ongoing economic and political crisis inadequate.
In his speech Gov. Paterson named fiscal reform, ethics reform, and political reform as the most pressing problems facing New Yorkers in 2010.