Senate Poised to Vote on Minimum Wage Hike

April 30, 2014

The Senate today is expected to vote on a bill to raise the federal minimum wage to $10.10 an hour from its current $7.25 an hour. The last time the minimum wage was raised was in 2009 and its value has severely eroded. Raising the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour would raise the wages of 28 million hardworking Americans.

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