The Minimum Wage Fairness Act (S. 1737) is a bill that would amend the Fair
Labor Standards Act of 1938 (FLSA) to increase the federal minimum wage for
employees to $10.10 per hour over .... The non...
Apr 20, 2016 ... The federal minimum wage is currently $7.25 per hour. ... Congress should also
take care to make sure that other benefits for low-wage workers provide a .... I
believe that raising it to maybe $8 or $9 is respectable, but not $15.
Jul 20, 2015 ... Members Of Congress Introduce Largest Minimum Wage Hike Yet ... a national
increase in the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour. ... In his 2013 State of the
Union, President Obama called for an increase to $9 an hour.
Myth: Raising the federal tipped minimum wage ($2.13 per hour since 1991)
would hurt ... employers are required to pay servers the full minimum wage of $9
per hour ... That's why President Obama is urging Congress to increase the
Do you know if your parents earn minimum wage thry wont be able to pay for
your ... that congress should raise federal minimum wage from $7.23 an hour, to
Feb 7, 2014 ... Two Options for Increasing the Federal Minimum Wage. 4. A $10.10 Option ...
earning less than $10.10 per hour and not covered by minimum- wage laws ....
from the higher minimum wage would total $9 billion;. 22 percent of ...
Feb 18, 2014 ... Congressional Budget Office logo ... A “$10.10 option” would increase the federal
minimum wage from its ... A “$9.00 option” would raise the federal minimum wage
from $7.25 per hour to $9.00 per hour in two steps—in 2015 and 2016. ... from the
higher minimum wage would total $9 billion; 22 percent of ...
Jul 22, 2015 ... President Barack Obama called for an increase to $9 in his 2013 State of ... A bill
that would raise the federal minimum wage to $10.10 per hour ...
Jul 30, 2015 ... A $15-hour minimum wage could harm America's poorest workers ... whereby the
federal minimum wage would rise to $9 an hour from $7.25 an hour. ... Congress
should pass a sensible and moderate Federal increase in the ...
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.”.