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With Support of Just 3 Republicans, House Democrats Pass 'Historic' Raise the Wage Act to Guarantee Workers $15 Minimum

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'We just voted to raise the federal minimum wage for the first time in a decade and Republicans are on the floor wailing, 'socialism.' How pathetic.' Progressives in Congress were joined by workers, business owners, and labor rights advocates in celebrating the 'historic' passage on Thursday of the Raise the Wage Act, aimed at guaranteeing all American workers a minimum wage of $15. Two hundred thirty House Democrats were joined by only three Republicans

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