They didn’t get the minimum wage increase approved, but Dems have other ways around that.
It’s taken a while, but the $1.9 trillion stimulus package was finally passed by the House on in the early hours of Feb. 27, although it now goes to the Senate for approval before being placed on President Joe Biden’s desk to sign. More likely, it will go from the Senate back to the House. As with previous relief bills, the Democrats tried to insert items that really have nothing to do with providing pandemic relief to the nation and everything to do with trying to push their agenda through by any means necessary.
However, it was a great disappointment to the left that the $15-per-hour national minimum wage raise was nixed by the Senate parliamentarian, so the Dems have come up with another plan to implement this goal: fine and tax companies that don’t pay their employees the required amount.
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