Senator Art Haywood recently convened leadership from local advocacy groups to urge state legislators to raise the minimum wage in light of ongoing budget delays.

“With a revenue package not yet approved, the legislature still has an opportunity to include a raise to Pennsylvania’s minimum wage,” he said. “I voted no on the Senate package because it didn’t raise the wage, but it did raise taxes on hard-working Pennsylvanians.”

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