2017 Minimum Wage Raised in 21 States

19 States Start Paying Better 2017 Minimum Wage Jan 1st 2017 minimum wage is about to increase in 19 states at the beginning of this year with two more states scheduled to do the same later in the year. While federal minimum wage at $7.25/h has not changed for years, most state legislatures acted in […]
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Missouri Gets $5M Grant to Help Young Adults Find New Jobs

Funds to develop and pilot employment strategies to overcome economic challenges WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Labor today announced the state of Missouri will receive a grant worth more than $5 million to explore, develop, and test strategies that improve employment outcomes for young adults in the St. Louis area. The funding will expand […]
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