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.
Baseball Players Sue For A Fair WageTurns out that while a baseball star’s life can be quite glamorous, getting to the major leagues isn’t. So more than 30 minor leaguers have filed suit.
Minimum Wage Increase Goes Into Effect In Del. On MondayThe new rate is $8.25 an hour.
Dozens Attend Rally In West Philadelphia To Raise The Minimum WageFriday was May Day, International Workers Day. Fast food workers and a state senator marked the occasion in West Philadelphia, with a rally and march for a $15 minimum wage.
Debate Over Raising Pennsylvania's Minimum Wage Continues In State CapitolSupporters of an increase in the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour held an event at the state Capitol at which time they released a study on the impact it would have on Pennsylvania.
Zeoli Show Log 4.16.15Rich discussed New Jersey Governor Chris Christie saying he would crack down on states that legalized marijuana if elected President, the links between Saudi Arabia and 9/11/ and the final scene of the Sopranos. The talked with former Senator Bob Graham and Dr. Mazz
In Philadelphia and Elsewhere, Demonstrations For a Higher Minimum WageIt was part of a nationwide mobilization of low-wage workers who want to see the national minimum wage raised to $15 an hour.
Hundreds March On Holy Weekend For Economic EqualityLeaders from the interfaith community group known as POWER, honored their respective Jewish and Christian holy holidays with a rally and march for economic equality.