Minimum wage

Sanders Campaign Battles With Staff Demanding $15 Hourly Pay

"Many field staffers are barely managing to survive financially, which is severely impacting our team's productivity and morale. Some field organizers have already left the campaign as a result," a draft of a letter from the campaign union to Sanders' campaign manager reads.

It's Time For a $15 Minimum Wage

When I first started working at McDonald's, I was paid $8.00 an hour, just above the federal minimum wage. Today, after 10 years, I'm paid more: $8.50.