When it comes to raising the minimum wage, most of the action is in cities and states, not Congress

By Drew Desilver February 24, 2020 The federal minimum wage has stood at $7.25 an hour since July 2009. Given the partisan split between the House and Senate, it seems destined to remain there for the foreseeable future, despite broad public support for raising it. But in some ways, Congress’ deadlock is almost a side Read More