Campaigning to raise the national wage
Workers are the lifeblood of our economy they make businesses and countries run, it’s only fair that they are recognised fairly and not undervalued by their employers. Raise is campaigning to increase the national wage and is looking to build awareness.
Happy workers and staff keep industry and commerce a well oiled machine
Raise Maryland the original site was the inspiration for this blog as the issue of low wages in Maryland USA is the same anywhere else in the world.
Current thinking on National Living Wage by the RF Think Tank
From the former Maryland news: Raising the wage will provide economic stimulus effect and create jobs ANNAPOLIS – Raising Maryland’s minimum wage will benefit 455,000 workers, inject $456 million into the economy and create 1,600 new jobs, says a new report from the...read more
Gov. O’Malley, Mayor Rawlings-Blake, faith leaders, anti-poverty advocates and human service providers to rally to support raising state’s minimum wage
From the Former Maryland site: What: Rally with faith leaders, anti-poverty advocates and human service providers along with elected officials to support raising Marylands minimum wage Who: Gov. Martin O’Malley, Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, faith leaders,...read more