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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Grants to Expand Employment Opportunities for People with Disabilities

Nearly $15M in grants to expand employment opportunities for people with disabilities in six states WASHINGTON — Six states will receive grants totaling $14,911,243 to improve employment opportunities for adults and youth with disabilities, the U.S. Department of Labor announced today. The grants to Alaska, Georgia, Hawaii, Iowa, New York and Washington are being awarded […]
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