Saturday, January 18, 2014

"Where Congress isn't acting, I’ll act on my own to put opportunity within reach for anyone who’s willing to work for it."

You could make a huge start, Mr. President, by ordering that all federal contractors must pay a minimum wage of $15 per hour and provide paid sick and vacation leave. With the stroke of a pen, you could improve the lives of millions of workers immediately and spur a leap in economic growth.

Full transcript here.

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