Tag Archive: minimum wage

What Biden’s COVID Plan Means for Small Biz

January 21, 2021 4:58 pm Published by

Last week, President Joe Biden outlined a proposal to tackle the key issues facing the U.S., a legislative package dubbed the “American Rescue Plan" which includes various proposals related to small business.

Congress Returns with a Full Legislative Plate

September 4, 2014 10:50 am Published by

When Congress returns to Washington, D.C. next week, there are several must-pass pieces of legislation awaiting them, including appropriations bills, reauthorization of Ex-Im Bank, tax extenders, the internet tax moratorium, and much more.

Senate Test Vote on Minimum Wage This Week

April 29, 2014 9:51 am Published by

The Senate is set to hold a test vote this week on a bill to increase the minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10, indexed for inflation, which includes language to extend increased Sec. 179 expensing through 2016.

Minimum Wage Hikes in 2014

January 8, 2014 12:08 pm Published by

As the Senate promises to soon take up legislation increasing the federal minimum wage, many states have already agreed to hikes in required wages—with potential action for more in 2014.