Workers' Rights Groups Rally Outside Sen. Toomey's Office For Min. WageA coalition of advocacy groups feel that Senator Toomey's position on the minimum wage is out of touch.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | August 31Chris previewed Donald Trump's visit to Mexico to meet with their President today and his speech on immigration. He spoke with AB Stoddard from Real Clear Politics at 7:20 about the discovery of new emails sent by Hillary Clinton while she was Secretary of State, Patrick Kerkstra from Philadelphia Magazine at 8:00 about Democratic corruption in both Philadelphia and throughout Pennsylvania and with Eric Trump at 8:45 about the campaign opening their third campaign office in Pennsylvania.
Zeoli Show Log 08.30.16Rich discussed BleachBit bragging about Hillary Clinton's server, Huma leaving Anthony Weiner and Donald Trump's debate prep. He also discussed Christie vetoing the raise of minimum wage, veteran affairs banning the Confederate Flag from cemeteries and Barbra Steisand threatening to leave the United States if Trump is elected. Rich spoke with Gov. Ed Rendell at 4:30pm.
App Makes It Easier For Businesses To Fight Minimum Wage HikesThough most states have set higher minimum wages, federal law only mandates $7.25 per hour and has not been changed since 2009.
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.
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.