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This ordinance requires city service contractors or recipients of city financial assistance of $50,000 or more to pay employees a wage equivalent to the federal poverty line for a family of four.
This report evaluates the proposal to raise Contra Costa County's minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2020 in 5 steps. The study examines the impacts on workers and businesses.
This report evaluates the prosal to establish a $13.50 an hour minimum wage by 2019 in the city of Sacramento in three steps. It evaluates the potential impacts on workers, employment, and businesses.
This report estimates the impacts of a $15 minimum wage in California's San Jose and Santa Clara County on workers and business.
This report outlines the failed strategies the City of Long Beach took toward investing in tourism without ensuring this investment of public dollars produced good jobs. The report then makes suggestions for address the problem.
This report evaluates proposals in various North Bay cities. It evaluates the potential impacts on workers, employment, and businesses.
California has lead the nation in the development of local minimum wage ordinances. This reports how cities and counties have developed enforcement regimes for these new laws while also working within existing state enforcement systems.
This report details the impact on workers of the hotel industry in LA refusing to comply with the City's Living Wage Ordinance
This report evaluates local minimum wage laws across the country evaluating their structure, their enforcement, and their impact for both workers and businesses.