Minimum Wage Debate

Members debated an amendment sponsored by Rep. Riggs of California to H.R. 1227 which would increase the minimum wage to $4.75 per hour on 1 July 1996 and $5.15 per hour 1 July 1997. The House passed the amendment by a 266 to 162 vote.

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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 | 12:06am 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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