A Higher Minimum Wage in New York
“Raising the minimum wage is morally right and economically smart. When workers earn more, they spend more, generating demand for new goods and services that help create more jobs. When workers are stronger, so are businesses and so are the communities in which we all live and work. If the recent living wage victory in New York City is any indication, this is another campaign that will succeed,” writes RWDSU President Stuart Appelbaum on raising the minimum wage in New York. Read the full column in the New York Amsterdam News. Find out what New Yorkers have to say from NY1’s The Call.