Change your profile picture to show your support for raising the minimum wage!
Word has leaked that Pres. Obama will announce an executive order to raise the minimum wage for new federal contracts in tonight's big State of the Union speech!! The President will also renew his call for raising the minimum wage from $7.25 per hour to $10.10 per hour and to tie it to the inflation rate. That means that the minimum wage will be on EVERYONE'S lips, so it's more important than ever that we change our profile picture to show EVERYONE that we support wage fairness in America. If you haven't done so yet, please do so now and share it to encourage all of your friends to join us! Yes we WILL!!
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The federal minimum wage would be $10.76 if it had kept up with inflation over the past 40 years. Hard-working Americans deserve more than poverty wages: Raise the minimum wage to at least $11. Raising the minimum wage is the morally and economically right choice. 72% of Americans support raising the federal minimum wage. No family can survive on $7.25- The annual income for a full-time employee…
Obama, Congress and local officials: Living wage is defined by the wage that can meet the basic needs to maintain a safe, decent standard of living within the community and have the ability to save for future needs and goals. Some estimates have the Living Wage as $13.36 per hour.
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