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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minimum_wage_in_the_United_States

The minimum wage in the United States is a network of federal, state, and local laws. ... In real terms, the federal minimum wage peaked near $10.00 per hour in ... Vermont and Washington have linked their minimum wages to the consumer ... the minimum wage will be raised to $15.00/hour by 2017, for employees with ...

minimum-wage.procon.org

Should the Minimum Wage Be Increased? ... A person working full time at the federal minimum wage of $7.25 per hour earns $15,080 in a year, which is 20% ...

www.debate.org/opinions/should-congress-raise-minimum-wage

I agree with Obama that congress should raise federal minimum wage from $7.23 an hour, to $9 an hour. To me, that perfectly fair and its what those workers ...

thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/labor/294355-why-we-must-raise-the-minimum-wage-for-millions-of-americans

Sep 5, 2016 ... Congress raised the minimum wage in 2007, when Democrats controlled Congress, ... The real value of the federal minimum wage has eroded ... 1.1 million full-time workers who earn $7.25 an hour or less, it's still $9 billion ...

ww2.kqed.org/learning/2016/04/20/should-the-federal-minimum-wage-be-increased

Apr 20, 2016 ... The federal minimum wage is currently $7.25 per hour. Many people believe that it should be substantially higher and others believe that ...

opinionzone.blog.palmbeachpost.com/2013/02/18/should-congress-raise-the-federal-minimum-wage-to-9-an-hour

Feb 18, 2013 ... In his State of the Union address, President Barack Obama urged Congress to raise the federal minimum wage to $9 from $7.25 by the end of ...

www.weeklystandard.com/obama-raise-minimum-wage-to-9-per-hour/article/701170

That's why, since the last time this Congress raised the minimum wage, ... works full-time should have to live in poverty, and raise the federal minimum wage to ...

thinkprogress.org/obama-calls-for-raising-minimum-wage-to-9-per-hour-in-state-of-the-union-f24ab900be7e

Feb 12, 2013 ... Obama Calls For Raising Minimum Wage To $9 Per Hour In State Of The Union ... That's why, since the last time this Congress raised the minimum ... should have to live in poverty, and raise the federal minimum wage to ...

www.cnn.com/2014/06/20/opinion/offenheiser-minimum-wage/index.html

Jun 20, 2014 ... Writer: Congress hiked minimum wage 22 times before; it must now as a ... not only that increasing the federal minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10 per hour .... who made $9 an hour as an assistant manager at a pizza chain.

www.nytimes.com/2013/02/13/us/politics/obama-pushes-for-increase-in-federal-minimum-wage.html

Feb 13, 2013 ... The president's proposal to raise minimum wage to $9 an hour directly ... called on Congress to raise the federal minimum wage to $9 an hour from ... nation on earth, no one who works full time should have to live in poverty.”.