Minimum Wage

Articles

November 5, 2014

Welcome to the Domestic Policy Action Network Newsletter! This monthly primer will keep you updated on the latest federal legislation addressing national issues related to poverty, criminal justice reform, and the environment. Although this briefing is by no...

April 8, 2014

Unemployed persons and their families are among the most vulnerable populations in the United States, often going for months without knowing from where their next paycheck will come. As the unemployed search for work, many rely on a federal program called Unemployment Insurance or “UI” that...

January 14, 2009

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has joined with leaders of 15 denominations and national faith organizations as an inaugural signer of a letter urging the 111th Congress to raise the minimum wage. The effort is part of the "$10 in 2010" campaign by Let Justice Roll, a national...

August 29, 2005

Labor Day, a creation of the labor movement dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers, is fast approaching and the Episcopal Church's Office of Government Relations (OGR) recognizes this as an opportunity to lift up the struggles of working people and call for...