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New Trump rule could cost waiters more than $700 million in lost wages, allowing employers to take more of their tips to pay other workers


New Trump rule could cost waiters more than $700 million in lost wages by allowing employers to take more of their tips to pay other workers


Trump administration move could slash wages for over 200,000 farm workers



America's real coronavirus job losses could be worse than we thought. Nearly 14 million people haven't been able to apply to unemployment since the pandemic began.


Paid sick leave could help prevent the spread of coronavirus — but 18 states bar local governments from enacting it


50 years of rising income inequality has created a 'new gilded age' in the US, and in 5 states it's now worse than ever



The level of religiousness has huge effects on how much men and women are paid


CEOs at big US companies make 276 times as much as the average worker


Here's how much the average US family has saved for retirement


How much it costs to rent an apartment in the 11 most expensive US cities


How much it costs for a single person to live in 24 major US cities


How much you have to earn to be in the 1% in every state