For the second time, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders has introduced a bill to raise the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour. But this year’s introduction was very different from the last.┬áThe majority of Democratic senators, at least 30 of them, co-sponsored Sanders’ 2017 Raise the Wage Act on Thursday; only five co-sponsored the 2015 version.

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By Danielle DeCourcey

Emerson College 2009 American University 2014

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