More books and videos on this topic can be found using the Library's catalog.
|Boosting Paychecks: The Politics of Supporting America's Working Poor||Online only|
|Case for a Living Wage||HD 4918. W 264 2004|
|Chutes and Ladders: Navigating the Low-Wage Labor Market||HD 8081. A 5 N 49 2006|
|Great Divide [Streaming Video]||Online only|
|Minimum Wage and Labor Market Outcomes||Online only|
|Minimum Wages||Online only|
|Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America||HD 4918. E 375 2001|
|Waging a Living [DVD]||MEDIA HD 4975. W 33 2004|
|Working Americans, 1880-2006||REF HD 8066. D 47 2008|
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Maintained by the National Conference of State Legislatures, this site keeps you up to date on changes in the minimum wage by state.Minimum Wage
The AFL-CIO has created a series of infographics explaining the issues surrounding the minimum wage: inflation, income inequity, gender, etc. The bottom of the page offers links to the sources of information used in the infographics.Minimum Wage
This site, hosted by the National Women's Law Center, offers data on how the minimum wage and low-wage work impacts American women.Minimum Wage News
Bloomberg, a trusted name in business news, has created a hub for the latest news on the minimum wage and pending legislation.Wage and Hour Division (WHD): Minimum Wage
This site by the United States Department of Labor offers information on minimum wage laws, the history of minimum wage, and answers to frequently asked questions.