Katie Johnston

Katie Johnston covers workplace and income inequality for the Globe Business section. She previously wrote about travel and tourism for the Globe and worked as the paper’s music and entertainment editor.

Latest stories

$15 minimum wage could squeeze workers on public assistance

By , Globe Staff

For some families, the boost in pay could mean the end of hundreds of dollars a month in government benefits.

Coalition plans push for $15 minimum wage in Mass.

By , Globe Staff

The fight for a $15 statewide minimum wage is officially coming to Massachusetts.

Wide support across party lines for raising minimum wage

By , Globe Staff

Voters went for Trump and for raising the minimum wage, but the prospects for a nationwide increase are minimal.

Overtime rule injunction complicates employers’ plans

By , Globe Staff

Should employers roll back changes already in place? Should they hold off on new policies that have already been announced?