Minimum Wage Bill Signing

After being introduced by a minimum wage worker from Wheeling, West Virginia, President Clinton spoke about the importance of raising the minimum… read more

After being introduced by a minimum wage worker from Wheeling, West Virginia, President Clinton spoke about the importance of raising the minimum wage for 10 million citizens. He also emphasized that this was but one part of his administration’s economic strategy to help more citizens succeed economically. He signed the bill on Frances Perkins' desk, on which the first minimum wage law was signed, while being surrounded by minimum wage workers and their children. close

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Minimum Wage Bill Signing

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Program ID:
74493-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
Statement
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 20, 1996 | 2:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Jan 09, 2007 | 6:15am EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Aug 20, 1996 | 2:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 20, 1996 | 5:22pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 20, 1996 | 8:23pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 21, 1996 | 1:53am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 08, 2007 | 9:17pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 09, 2007 | 12:19am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 09, 2007 | 6:15am EST | C-SPAN 3
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