New Push On To Raise Colorado's Mininum Wage To $12 An Hour By 2020Supporters of a push to increase the minimum wage statewide say $12 by 2020 is not unreasonable. But opponents warn a wage increase like this will actually kill jobs and force business owners to close their doors.
A Lot Of Interesting Legislation On The Table, But State Budget Will Be The Big BattleIt's back to work for lawmakers at the state Capitol as the 2016 Legislature kicked off Wednesday morning, and a lot of interesting legislation is expected this session.
Colorado Lawmakers Return To Work To Find Cupboards BareIt's going to be a tougher fight than usual for Colorado's 100 state lawmakers who return to work Wednesday.
Workers Demand Better Living Wages In 'Fight For $15 Day'Workers across the Denver metro area joined thousands of others across the country on Tuesday to demand a better living wage in a movement called "Fight for 15 Day."
Conservative Social Scientist Arthur Brooks Says GOP Candidates Need To 'Shift The Debate'Plenty of political groups want to get their messages to the candidates during the Republican presidential debate at the University of Colorado in Boulder Wednesday evening, but the debate will center on one topic -- the economy.
Denver Public Schools Set New $12 Minimum Hourly WageDenver Public Schools are setting a new $12 minimum hourly wage for district employees.
Workers Rally In Denver As New York Considers Boosting Minimum WageWorkers around the nation and in Denver rallied Monday as New York considers boosting that state's minimum wage.
Minimum Wage Protest Shuts Down McDonald'sProtesters demanding a higher minimum wage in Denver shut down a McDonald's restaurant on Wednesday night.
Minimum Wage Hike Effort Ends In Colorado LegislatureA Democratic effort to allow cities to raise the minimum wage in Colorado has failed in the state Legislature.
Minimum Wage Workers Walk Out, Rally For $15/HourHundreds of low wage workers walked out of their jobs in the Denver metro area on Wednesday. They joined thousands of others across the U.S. to protest the current minimum wage.
Partial Victory For Colorado Democrats On Minimum WageA Democratic effort to raise the minimum wage in Colorado notched a partial victory Tuesday when the House voted to allow cities to raise the wage if they wish.
Colorado Democrats Advance Minimum Wage MeasuresDemocrats pushing to raise the minimum wage in Colorado achieved a couple of temporary victories Monday with measures addressing the issue, including one that would ask voters to incrementally increase wages.