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Congress considers raising federal minimum wage

Updated: 12/19/2013 11:40 PM
Created: 12/19/2013 10:37 PM WHEC.com

Would you like to see an increase in the minimum wage?

There's legislation in the Senate right now to raise it above the current rate of $7.25 an hour. The Rochester Business Journal asked its readers if they would support an increase.

While most said they would nearly 20% of them said they'd only support it if it came with tax relief for small businesses. You can read more about the legislation by picking up a copy of the rochester business journal tomorrow.



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