In the absence of federal action, a record number of U.S. jurisdictions are set to raise their minimum wages in 2023—in many cases above $15 an hour.
More money, fewer jobs.
In spite of the unusually low unemployment rate there is little evidence of wage acceleration.
It would be the largest strike the country has seen in decades.
White, black, male, female: Together, millions of these voters face a shared future filled with risks and challenges. They know their own realities better than many of the so-called experts do.