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Divide between rich and poor grows in D.C., report finds

The income disparity between the rich and poor in D.C. is growing and the divide is worse when compared to the nation as a whole.

Tuesday - 06/24/2014, 09:23am EDT

Tags: income, middle class, Nick Iannelli

D.C. among best paying cities for women

According to a Forbes.com review, women in D.C. come closer to matching men's pay compared to women in other cities.

Tuesday - 02/04/2014, 04:56pm EST

Tags: workplace, women, income equality, Forbes Magazine

Wal-Mart may have to pay D.C. employees $12.50 an hour

The D.C. Council has given preliminary approval to a bill that would require large retailers like Wal-Mart and Target to pay their employees at least $12.50 an hour.

Thursday - 06/27/2013, 06:48am EDT

Tags: Wal-Mart, Target, employment, D.C. Council

Paychecks are falling nationwide

Workers seeing smaller paychecks is a nationwide trend.

Wednesday - 04/03/2013, 07:32am EDT

Tags: Bureau of Labor Statistics

D.C. wage growth falls below national average

The District suffered slower growth in wages earned in the second quarter, falling below the national average for the first time in a decade, the D.C. finance office reports.

Friday - 11/02/2012, 04:08pm EDT

Tags: D.C.

Arlington's living wage now $13.13 an hour

Arlington County has fallen in line with its neighbors, raising its living wage the minimum salary paid to many contracted employees to $13.13 an hour.

Friday - 07/06/2012, 04:11pm EDT

Tags: Arlington, jobs

U.Va. students enter 10th day of hunger strike

More than a dozen students are in their tenth day of a hunger strike at the University of Virginia, as part of the Living Wage Campaign.

Tuesday - 02/28/2012, 05:47am EST

Tags: Hunger strike, University of Virginia