- DPS says the move will affect about 1,700 employees.Read more
Low-wage workers in the Denver metro area are required to work long hours just to live in the city and maintain a moderate lifestyle.
One would let local governments raise their minimum wages above the state’s. The other would put a statewide increase on the ballot.
- Two bills up for a hearing Monday afternoon could lead to raises for minimum wage workers.Read more
The White House says the woman, who is identified only as Alex, was given a raise by her boss the day after Obama's January State of the Union address, when the president urged Congress to raise the federal minimum to $10.10 an hour.