Public opinion polls show wide support for raising the minimum wage and indexing it to inflation. We should see the same broad bipartisan support in Congress.
It’s been over four years since our country’s poorest workers have gotten a raise. Let’s not let another holiday season pass them by.
David Bolotsky is founder and CEO of UncommonGoods, an online and catalog retail business based in Brooklyn, NY. He is a member of Business for a Fair Minimum Wage.