Raising Minimum Wage - 740 Words
I want to start off by telling you a little bit about Ms. Criswell she works full time, with no benefits, and she hasn't had a raise in three years. After taxes, she brings home $1,030 a month – enough, if she's careful, to meet her expenses, with little wiggle room. “What I feel," she says, "is anxiety. I felt it just this morning. It's constantly in the back of my mind: 'Am I going to have enough to pay the bills?'” She grows what food...
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