Minimum Wage Debate

Members of the US House of Representatives debated an amendment sponsored by Representative Republican Frank Riggs of California to H.R.… read more

Members of the US House of Representatives debated an amendment sponsored by Representative Republican Frank Riggs of California to H.R. 1227 which would increase the minimum wage to $4.75 per hour in July of 1996 and $5.15 per hour in July of 1997. The House passed the amendment by a 266 to 162 vote. close

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Minimum Wage Debate

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Program ID:
72452-1
Category:
House Highlight
Format:
House Highlight
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 23, 1996 | 9:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
May 25, 1996 | 11:31am EDT | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • May 23, 1996 | 9:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 24, 1996 | 12:05am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 24, 1996 | 4:17am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 25, 1996 | 11:31am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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