As hiring continues to rise, U.S. government officials issue another positive jobs report for March. U.S. employers added 215K jobs in March.
Most economists expected another solid month of gains, which provides a needed boost to wider economic growth for the rest of this year. Some say go on to say that all the employment gains in the recession have been full-time.
Meanwhile, the $15.00 per hour minimum wage has the states of California and New York poised to become the highest-paid minimum-wage states in the U.S.
Each state governor has reached individual deals with their legislatures to raise the lowest amount a worker can be paid to a record-shattering $15 an hour.