United

United

Thoughts on Finding Common Ground and Advancing the Common Good

Cory Booker

The minimum wage for workers who receive tips is $ 2.13 an hour, and it hasn’t been increased for more than twenty years. While the regular federal minimum wage has been raised, a concession was made between the National Restaurant Association and Congress to increase the minimum wage but not the tipped wage. So while minimum wage workers have seen some increase in their income, tipped workers have not, leaving them dependent on each customer.

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