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Biden calls for sweeping ‘once-in-a-generation investment’ to reshape the nation

WASHINGTON — Standing in the same House chamber where a violent mob temporarily disrupted the certification of his victory, President Joe Biden on Wednesday heralded...

Biden to order $15-an-hour minimum wage for federal contract workers

WASHINGTON—President Joe Biden plans to sign an executive order Tuesday to raise the minimum wage for federal contract workers to $15 an hour, according...

FL’s minimum wage boost faces a struggle; advocates warn of low-paid...

Florida workers are set to get a boost in the minimum wage in September to $10 per hour — part of the constitutional amendment...

Voters who approved boosting the minimum wage likely won’t support FL...

A ballot initiative to raise the state’s minimum wage incrementally until it reaches $15 per hour in 2026 received some pushback Tuesday from a...

Senator’s proposal to restrict last year’s minimum wage increase amendment draws...

A state constitutional amendment approved by Florida voters last year faces push-back by a Senate Republican who wants to prevent felons, young people, and...

Opinion poll: As legislative session looms, FL’s mostly GOP leadership might...

A statewide survey of Florida voters, conducted following the attack by Donald Trump's supporters on the U.S. Capitol, suggests a distinct lack of support...

The often-unsung heroes of education deserve a living wage now

When I taught at Turie T. Small Elementary in Daytona Beach, I would give new teachers a few pieces of advice. They should join...

A minimum wage victory for working families in FL could also...

Advocates for higher wages for working families celebrated Tuesday night, as Florida voters narrowly approved Amendment 2 on the ballot to raise the state’s...

FL voters were choosy with constitutional amendments; higher minimum-wage close to...

Florida’s proposed constitutional amendment No. 2 to raise the minimum wage teetered on the brink of approval late Tuesday, with 10.4 million ballots counted...

What’s at stake when it comes to changing the Florida Constitution?

There are six proposed Constitutional Amendments on the ballot today. They are important to Floridians. If you haven't read much about them, or you are...

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