Op-Eds & Columns
Everyday Low Wages at Walmart: Brought to You by Government Policy
Truthout, December 2, 2013
Fast Food Workers Are Fighting for the Majority of U.S. Employees
Newsday, September 19, 2013
Job Loss at $15 an Hour: Real Problem or Big Whopper?
The Exchange (Yahoo! Finance), September 9, 2013
Minimum Wage: Catching up to Productivity
Democracy, June 12, 2013
Is the American Jobs Machine Coming Back?
The Guardian Unlimited, March 8, 2013
The Crisis of Poverty in America
September 30, 2010, John Schmitt’s Statement before the Congressional Out of Poverty Caucus Hearing on "An Emergency Response to the Crisis of Poverty in America"
Economic Security and Opportunity for Working Families
January 16, 2007, Testimony of Eileen Appelbaum before the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Wal‐Mart: Always Low Prices Means Always Low Wages
September 19, 2005, Remarks by Heather Boushey at Clevand State University
Latest Press Hits
- Clarence Page Commentary: Conservatives Ought to Like Minimum-Wage Increase
The Columbus Dispatch, December 12, 2013
- Fox Piles On Big Business' Attempt To Smear Fast Food Protesters As "Rent-A-Mobs"
Media Matters, December 10, 2013
- The Fight for 15
Huffington Post, December 10, 2013
- Sen. Rob Portman Opposes Minimum Wage Increase With Debunked Myth
Opposing Views, December 08, 2013
- Senator Pushes Minimum Wage Myths To Justify His Opposition To An Increase
ThinkProgress, December 08, 2013