Gov. Pat Quinn Continues Push For $10 Minimum Wage: 'No One Should Work 40 Hours And Live In Poverty'
- Category: Chicago
- Published on Thursday, 05 September 2013 16:15
- Written by The Chicago Defender
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Gov. Pat Quinn attempted to spread the gospel of better wages this past Sunday, marking the Labor Day weekend with a renewed call to raise Illinois' minimum wage to $10 an hour.
"It's a principle as old as the Bible to help those who work hard to not live in poverty," Quinn said to the congregation at Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church in...