Launch sign-on letter calling for at least $8.75, then indexed to inflation
For Immediate Release: February 7, 2013
Contact: Bob Keener firstname.lastname@example.org 617-610-6766
NEW YORK— Business leaders across New York Thursday called on lawmakers to raise the minimum wage to at least $8.75 and then adjust it annually for the cost of living. The U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce, the Greater New York Chamber of Commerce, ABC Home and Capital District Local First were among the businesses and business organizations that announced their support for the minimum wage hike, contending it will benefit businesses, workers and the state economy.