Minimum Wage

Columbus-based Nationwide Insurance says it will increase its minimum wage to 15 dollars an hour by the end of next June.

Fast Food Workers Strike Calls Attention To Minimum Wage

Dec 5, 2013

Workers at fast food restaurants in Columbus and several other U.S. cities are holding strikes and protests today, seeking higher wages. 

A study by the University of California at Berkeley shows 45 percent of Ohio's 75-thousand fast food workers make so little income that they turn to public assistance programs to make ends meet.

Ohio Minimum Wage Worker Tells Her Story

Aug 29, 2013

Thousands of fast-food workers are scheduled to go on strike today in cities in Ohio and other states to seek a higher wage.

Minimum Wage Goes Up Next Year

Dec 28, 2012

The state's minimum wage will increase slightly next year, thanks to Ohio voters.