What Could Have Been: The Most Important Bills Blocked By Republicans In 2012

From ThinkProgress Fri Dec 28 2012, 09:00:28

1. A minimum wage increase. House Democrats proposed legislation in June that would have raised the national minimum wage to $10 an hour, but Republicans blocked it. The minimum wage is currently $7.25 an hour, even though it would need to be raised to $9.92 to match the borrowing power it had in 1968. If [...]

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