Friday, January 2, 2015

Reich: progressives won some in 2014

Paraphrasing Bill Moyers and Company: "It’s important to remember how quickly progressive change that seemed radical becomes inevitable when enough people make a ruckus!"
Voters approved a minimum wage hike in November -- going from $7.25 to $8.50 an hour. The tip wage increases from $2.13 an hour to $4.25 an hour. 20 other states approved minimum wage increases which will impact about 2.4 million employees nationwide. [KSFY]

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