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Minimum Wage

This guide provides suggested resources on the issues of low wages and income inequality in the United States as they relate to the topic of minimum wage

Websites

 

Economic Policy Institute

The Economic Policy Institute’s mission is to inform and empower individuals to seek solutions that ensure broadly shared prosperity and opportunity.

National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL)

 Represents the legislatures in the states, territories and commonwealths of the U.S. Its mission is to advance the effectiveness, independence and integrity of legislatures and to foster interstate cooperation and facilitate the exchange of information among legislatures.

National Employment Law Project

Fights for policies to create good jobs, expand access to work, and strengthen protections and support for low-wage workers and unemployed workers. 

U.S. Department of Labor

The Wage and Hour Division mission is to promote and achieve compliance with labor standards to protect and enhance the welfare of the nation's workforce.