The following PDF’s are the letters sent between Ralph Nader and Walmart. Walmart Minimum Wage Letter — 7-2-2012 Minimum Wage – Walmart Response 4-4-13 Minimum Wage – Walmart Bill Simon Response – 5-16-2013
Read Ralph Nader’s letters to the CEOs of Family Dollar, Dollar Tree, and Dollar General. Letter to Family Dollar CEO Howard R. Levine Letter to Dollar Tree CEO Bob Sasser Letter to Dollar General CEO Richard W. Dreiling
The D.C. Council is currently debating whether to raise the minimum wage to $11.50, a level that would: Catch up to the peak federal minimum wage in 1968 which, adjusted for inflation, would be $10.77 today. Set the minimum wage at 41% of the median wage, which is much closer to both: (1) the “half […]
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New Report Reveals the Amount of Wages a Minimum Wage Worker Has Been Deprived of Since 1968 June 13, 2013 A new report, Lost Wages, released today by the Center for Study of Responsive Law’s TimeForARaise.org project, revealed that a single minimum wage worker continually working from 1968 to today on the lagging federal minimum wage […]