minimum wage

"Fight for $15" protesters rally inside a McDonald's restaurant at Colfax Avenue and Osage Street in Denver (credit: CBS)

Minimum Wage Protest Shuts Down McDonald’s

Protesters demanding a higher minimum wage in Denver shut down a McDonald’s restaurant on Wednesday night.

04/15/2015

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Minimum Wage Hike Effort Ends In Colorado Legislature

A Democratic effort to allow cities to raise the minimum wage in Colorado has failed in the state Legislature.

04/15/2015

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Minimum Wage Workers Walk Out, Rally For $15/Hour

Hundreds 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.

04/15/2015

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Partial Victory For Colorado Democrats On Minimum Wage

A 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.

03/31/2015

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Colorado Democrats Advance Minimum Wage Measures

Democrats 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.

03/30/2015

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Minimum Wage Debate Begins At Colorado Legislature, Workers Hold Rally

A Democratic push to raise the minimum wage in Colorado notched an early success Monday at the Capitol.

03/23/2015

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Colorado Lawmaker Pitching Hike In Minimum Wage To $12.50

Colorado voters would have the choice to increase the state’s minimum wage from $8.23 an hour to $12.50 with legislation introduced Thursday by a Democratic lawmaker.

03/19/2015

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Colorado Minimum Wage Rises To $8.23 In 2015

Minimum wage workers in Colorado are getting a small raise in 2015.

01/01/2015

Protesters demanding $15 an hour (credit: CBS)

Denver Fast Food Workers Protest For $15 Wage

Organizers say about 400 people participated in Colorado’s latest demonstrations in favor of higher wages for fast food workers.

12/04/2014

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Boulder Talks About How To Boost Minimum Wage

Colorado’s minimum wage of $8 an hour is under review in Boulder, where a community meeting is planned to talk about options for a higher “living wage.”

12/04/2014

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