About 3 weeks ago

04/23/2021 - Most Americans Support A $15 Federal Minimum Wage

– Pew Research Center
Among the public, those who back a $15 minimum wage are fairly divided over how to approach the issue if there is insufficient support in Congress for an increase to that amount this year.
– The New York Times
“There is a responsibility of corporations to ensure that we maintain a stable democracy,” Derrick Johnson said.
– POLITICO
Losing unions’ support ahead of 2022 could be devastating to Democrats, who are looking to maintain — and, ideally, build on — their razor-thin majorities in the House and Senate in the upcoming midterm elections.
– Center for American Progress
The left-leaning Center for American Progress makes the case for creating a sectoral council, as called for in the FAST Recovery Act legislation being proposed in California.