The fight for $15/hour is far from over, but we're organizing to make it happen. At a Good Jobs Nation rally in April, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, Senator Bernie Sanders, and Senator Patty Murray joined together to announce a new bill to raise the minimum wage to $15/hour by 2024. Even though they're in the fight with us, they still need our help to pass this legislation.

 

Press Coverage

The Huffington Post

Bernie Sanders And Democrats Are Introducing A New $15 Minimum Wage Bill
 

"It is significant that during the week that the nation is marking Trump’s first 100 days in office, you’re seeing Democrats unify around a common political agenda and at the top of that is a $15 minimum wage bill,” said Joseph Geevarghese, director of Good Jobs Nation."
 

ThinkProgress

 Workers strike for a $15 wage, and this time with the support of the entire Democratic Party

"Jackson joined roughly 400 other federal contract workers and low-wage employees with Good Jobs Nation striking outside the U.S. Capitol in support of new legislation that would raise the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour over the course of the next seven years."