It's about fairness as much as the money, a baggage handler says; "I have to follow the law, why shouldn't they?"
Mayor de Blasio and the city council have called for $15 in NYC wage but the Republican-led state senate has blocked the desired increase.
The exciting "Justice for All" People's World Amistad Awards set the tone for the big battles of 2016 in Connecticut.
The year kicked off with a comprehensive "Raise The Wage" campaign and the advocation of a wide-ranging package of measures to restore the middle class.
The Trump Hotel Las Vegas, however, is required by federal law to bargain with the union, even though they have filed objections.
"My coworkers and I need fair wages, good benefits, and job security at the Trump Las Vegas."
On this day, one hundred years ago, the legendary working-class troubadour Joe Hill was executed by a firing squad.
New Hampshire is the site of the first presidential primary next year, and the TPP has already become an issue on the campaign trail.
In one of Florida's newer retiree communities, activists rallied in support of the national day of action for Fight for $15.
Fast-food workers will wage their biggest-ever strike Tuesday - one year from Election Day - with walkouts hitting a record 270 cities from Detroit to Denver.