Phila. Group Heads To Harrisburg To Demand Increase In Minimum WageThey're attending a senate Labor and Industry committee meeting and hope their voices are heard.
Bill That Would Raise New Jersey's Minimum Wage To $15 An Hour AdvancesThe New Jersey Legislature took the first step Monday toward hiking the state's minimum wage to $15 an hour.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | May 5Chris discussed last night's WPHT Speaker Series with Penny Nance at Neumann University, John Kasich ending his presidential campaign and Caitlyn Jenner posing for the cover of Sports Illustrated. He talked with conservative author and columnist Kristin Tate at 8:20 about how millennials and women will vote in the Fall.
Today Marks 25th Anniversary Of Last Time Tipped Minimum Wage Was RaisedToday is the 25th anniversary of the last time the tipped minimum wage was raised.
Activists Demonstrate In Center City Demanding Minimum Wage IncreaseThe last time state lawmakers approved a minimum wage increase was 10 years ago.
Gov. Wolf Takes Argument For Minimum Wage Hike For All Pennsylvanians On The RoadThe Governor says a hike in the state minimum wage from $7.25 an hour to $10.15 would affect more than 1.2 million Pennsylvanians.
Two Track Approach In NJ To Raising Minimum WageEfforts are planned in Trenton and Washington to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour over time.
Local Congressman To Sponsor Bill To Increase Federal Minimum WageA South Jersey Congressman plans to introduce a bill that would increase the federal minimum wage to 15 dollars an hour.
Walmart Workers Begin 15-Day Fast Wage ProtestA 15-day fast has begun by about a thousand Walmart workers nationwide. They are calling attention to the need for a $15 minimum wage at the nation's largest grocery supplier.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | November 11Chris reviewed last night's Republican presidential debate, protests in Center City demanding a raise to the minimum wage, and a ruling in New York halting daily fantasy sports sites. He talked with politcal analyst John Hayward from Breitbart at 6:20 to analyze the debate, Tom McGrath at 8:00 about raising the minimum wage.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | August 21Jeff Bolton fills in for Chris and talks about the Iran deal, the U.S. decline in freedom ranking, Hillary Clinton's trust issue and the Ashley Madison hack. At 7am, Jeff spoke with Economist Chris Butler for Finance Friday about the stock market, minimum wage and Phillies Announcer Scott Franzke about Chase Utley’s trade at 8am. Chris talked with Israeli Ambassador Ron Dermer about the Iran deal at 7:20am.
Rally Held In Center City To Raise Minimum Wage In PhiladelphiaJustin Harrison, a volunteer organizer with the group "15 Now" says with the current minimum wage, it's virtually impossible to make ends meet.