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Sanders, Scott Unveil $17 Federal Minimum Wage Bill

Sen. Bernie Sanders

Sen. Bernie Sanders and Congressman Bobby Scott this week formally introduced the Raise the Wage Act of 2023, which would increase the federal hourly minimum wage from $7.25 to $17 by 2028. The legislation was first announced in May but the lawmakers finally unveiled the bill text a day after …

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