Minimum Wage
Class of 2016
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The rules that require employers to pay workers time-and-a-half if they work overtime are out of date. The Department of Labor is expected to release an updated overtime pay rule in May. Read EPI’s research on overtime

While the labor market for recent high school and college graduates has improved, young people still face elevated unemployment and weak wage growth. Read the report

An ambitious public investment in child care would help children succeed, save families money, help child care workers earn a living, and could boost GDP by as much $210 billion. Read the report

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