Vaccines are all the rage this week. The Department of Justice declared vaccine mandates are legal. These companies are insisting on Covid-19 vaccines for their employees. And at the same time, states like Texas are banning Covid vaccine mandates altogether.
It might not take a minimum wage law to get companies to increase worker pay. For many workers, $15/hour has increasingly become a reality. Many staffing companies say $15 an hour is the level that many businesses must pay to fill their jobs.
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Federal unemployment benefits are slated to end Sept. 6. Some people think Congress should consider extending that date due to the Covid delta variant.