Frances Perkins

fair wages

Gov. LePage is completely wrong about Portland’s minimum wage

Governor Paul LePage recently claimed that Portland’s tip credit is illegal under federal law and stated that the city would have to pay employers back. His administration’s argument seems to

Frances Perkins

Frances Perkins would support raising Maine’s minimum wage

When my grandmother, Frances Perkins, was invited by FDR to be his Secretary of Labor after he was elected president in 1932, she was not at all sure that taking