Every neighbor of Pennsylvania has raised its minimum wage, from $8.15 in Ohio to $9.70 in New York. Wolf’s office says a $12 minimum would flush an extra $95 million in taxes into the state treasury, but Republicans question those numbers.
We must simply put our heads down and do our jobs. We aren’t the story. The story is the story.
Roosevelt Room 3:43 P.M. EST 2/16/2017
“This is our second bill signing this week as we continue to work for the American people. This is H.J. Resolution 38, and that will eliminate another terrible job-killing rule, saving many thousands of American jobs, especially in the mines, which I’ve been promising you. The mines are a big deal. I’ve had support from some of you folks right from the very beginning, and I won’t forget it. I went to West Virginia and I — we had 17,000, 18,000 people that couldn’t get into that big arena, right? You were a few of them. But that was some day and some night…… “