DeAngelo: ‘Raising Minimum Wage the Right Thing to Do’

Assemblyman Wayne DeAngelo (D-Mercer/Middlesex) had the following published in The Times of Trenton :

“If we keep the minimum wage at the current level, then single-parent families earning the minimum wage at a full-time job will live in poverty in New Jersey. We can’t sit idly by while parents raising their children cannot financially support themselves or pay the bare minimum of daily expenses while earning the minimum wage…”