Please check back periodically for new coverage on our 15th annual Job Gap Report, “America’s Changing Economy: Searching for Work that Pays in the New Low-Wage Economy.”

Connecticut

Report: CT Shortage Of Living Wage Jobs SevereDecember 03, 2013|DAN HAAR, The Hartford Courant
Job gap between wages and making ends meet
December 04, 2013|KENT PIERCE, News 8 KTNH
Florida

Florida “Poised To Become A State Of Mostly Low-Wage And/Or Low-Skilled Jobs”
December 03, 2013|BEACH PEANUTS
New study finds Florida seriously lacking in jobs that pay a living wage
December 03, 2013|MITCH PERRY, Creative Loafing
Advocates call for local minimum wage hikes
December 03, 2013|JOE RUBLE, News 96.5
New study shows just how bad the living wage conundrum is in FloridaDecember 03, 2013|BILLYMANES, Orlando Weekly
Organize Now says Florida lacks living wage jobs
December 03, 2013|JIM STRATTON, Orlando Sentinel
 

Idaho

Petition drive aims to boost wages in Idaho
December 04, 2013|KRISTIN RODINE, Idaho Statesman
Montana

Study: Montana lacking in jobs that pay a living wage
December 03, 2013|BRIN MERKLEY, KPAX
Annual job gap report outline living wage disparity
December 03, 2013|DUSTIN KLEMANN, KTVQ
Job Gap Study Revealed
December 03, 2013|MACLEOD HAGEMAN, KULR 8
Can Montana Afford to provide “living wages” to low-wage workers?
December 03, 2013|EDWARD O’BRIEN, KUFM

Nevada

Nevada liberal groups want minimum wage boosted to $15 an hour
December 03, 2013|ED VOGEL, Las Vegas Review-Journal

Virginia

Living Wage Job Gap
December 04, 2013|BEVERLY AMSLER, WVTF

Washington

Seattle on Front Line of Push for Raising Minimum Wage
December 7, 2013 AMY MARTINEZ, Seattle Times

New study pegs Washington living wage at $16.04 to $30.46 an hour
December 3, 2013 GOLDY, The SLOG, The Stranger.com

Is $16 the New $15 Minimum Wage?
December 3, 2013, JOE COPELAND, Crosscut.com