On July 18th, 2019, the House of Representatives passed a bill which will raise the federal minimum wage to $15 per hour.
BREAKING: The House voted to #RaisetheWage for the first time in over a decade.
This bill will:
💸Increase minimum wage to $15 by 2026
🙌Give up to 33 million working class Americans a raise
👨👨👧👦Lift millions of families out of poverty
— Adam Schiff (@RepAdamSchiff) July 18, 2019
Rep. Adam Schiff, Twitter (D-CA-28).
Schiff claims that 33 million Americans will receive a well-deserved raise, however, it will only take jobs off the market and make that 33 million downsize significantly.