Minimum Wage Increase
Democratic Senators, other leaders, and activists spoke to the press about proposals to raise the federal minimum wage. Activists from… read more
Democratic Senators, other leaders, and activists spoke to the press about proposals to raise the federal minimum wage. Activists from the six states - Arizona, Colorado, Montana, Missouri, Nevada, and Ohio - that voted to raise the minimum wage during the previous week’s midterm elections attended the news conference. close
People in this video
- Hillary Rodham Clinton U.S. Senator [D] New York
- Lenny Jones Director Give Missourians A Raise Campaign
- Edward "Ted" M. Kennedy U.S. Senator [D] Massachusetts
- Alicia Russell Chairman Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN)->Arizona
- Chuck Schumer U.S. Senator [D] New York
- Paul H. Sherry Coordinator Let Justice Roll
- John L. Sweeney President AFL-CIO
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