3.10.17

“The latest ‘underhanded maneuvers’ in the minimum wage wars”

“There are very powerful business interests behind minimum wage preemption— including the Koch brother-backed American Legislative Exchange Council—that have a big role in swaying conservative legislators who are normally champions of local control.”

Great, informative op-ed from NELP Executive Director Christine Owens, on the spread of laws preempting cities from passing higher minimum wages.  Read the full op-ed, here.

 

Source: Economic Policy Institute