Economic Mobility Policy

Congress’ Minimum Wage Vote: Prelude to a Better Politics?

BY: - January 25, 2007

WASHINGTON — Are we truly on a swing back to centrist and pragmatic politics? Like a first robin of spring, the House’s fast vote to raise the minimum wage to $7.25 in a phased two-year process, up from the $5.15 figure at which the Republican-controlled Congress left it frozen for the past decade, is a […]