#TakeAction – July 17, 2019
Good morning. Let’s #TakeAction for Wednesday, July 17, 2019.
Thank Rep. Schrier for Co-Sponsoring the Raise the Wage Act
Date: The House will vote on the Raise the Wage Act Thursday.
Action: Call Rep. Schrier to thank her for co-sponsoring the legislation that will be before the House votes this week to raise the federal minimum wage:
Bill information and text: https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/116/hr582
People for the American Way article (7/10/19): http://www.pfaw.org/blog-posts/its-time-to-raise-the-minimum-wage-and-end-unfair-wage-exclusions-lgbtq-people-need-the-raise-the-wage-act/
NC Policy Watch article on CBO report on H.R. 582: https://www.ncpolicywatch.com/2019/07/11/cbo-report-15-minimum-wage-would-benefit-millions-of-workers-slash-poverty/