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Minimum Wage / Congress #838516

CNN Evening News for Saturday, Aug 05, 2006
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(Studio: Carol Lin) Graph shown of Congressional salaries vs. minimum wage.

(New York: Allan Chernoff) The Senate rejection of a plan to raise the minimum wage featured; map shown of states where the minimum wage is above, below or the same as the federal minimum. [Minimum wage workers Michael MATLATOU†, Mohamed HOWADER†, “MAKWAL,” single mother Jennifer STEWART†- comment on the hardship of living on minimum wage.]

Reporter(s):
Lin, Carol;
Chernoff, Allan
Duration:
00:02:40

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