Democrats push forward with call for higher minimum wage

|By:, SA News Editor

A recent poll by the Wall Street Journal and NBC indicates 63% of American support raising the minimum wage.

Though the Republicans are expected to challenge anything brought to the floor of the House, there's a growing consensus in DC that some minimum wage legislation will eventually pass.

Democrats argue that the current minimum wage level of $7.25 per hour is low by historical standards when adjusted for inflation.

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