A Look at What Life Is Like on Minimum Wage

Worker Dillon Saint Claire is trying to support his new wife and infant son on minimum wage. (Cindy Rodriguez/WNYC)

The potential minimum wage increase from $7.25 to $8.50 is welcomed news for many workers trying to pay bills and keep their families afloat. WNYC's Cindy Rodriguez looks at the impact that raising the minimum wage would have amongst the working poor in New York City. Read more.