How big of an issue is minimum wage?
- My party is going to raise the minimum wage throughout the United States to $15.00 before taxes.
- This may seem like a huge jump from what the minimum wage is now but it will not happen all at once, it will happen gradually.
- This Tax Fact examines minimum wages across states. “The current federal minimum wage, which applies to almost all employees, is $7.25 per hour unchanged since 2010 (Tax Fact).”