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Minimum wage increase defeated.

By ThinkProgress on June 21, 2006 at 2:42 pm

"Minimum wage increase defeated."

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Associated Press: “The Republican-controlled Senate refused Wednesday to raise the minimum wage, rejecting an election-year proposal from Democrats for the first increase in nearly a decade. The vote was 52-46, eight short of the 60 needed.”

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