American Prospect: The Perils of $7.25

July 30, 2017

“On July 24, 2009 the federal minimum wage was increased from $6.55 to $7.25 an hour, the third and final increment of a bipartisan-backed law passed in 2007,” writes Justin Miller in The American Prospect. “In the eight years since , the United States’ wage floor has remained stuck at that level, the prospects of […]

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