By Mehka



While it’s not the $15 minimum wage that many are pushing for, Walmart is making small strides towards raising wages for their workers.

Per UPI:

Retail giant Walmart said it plans to give raises to some 500,000 employees, bringing hourly wages above today’s federal wage minimum.

The company, which announced a mixed quarterly report, said the move ensures hourly employees at Walmart and Sam’s Club earn at least $1.75 over the federal wage minimum, or $9 an hour, in April. By Feb. 1, 2016, current employees will earn at least $10 an hour, Walmart said.

The company said it is spending …read more

Via:: Notes From the Underground


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