For Immediate Release
Sam Quigley, firstname.lastname@example.org, 202-446-0489
Patriotic Millionaires on the $15 Minimum Wage in NJ: “A Win for Working Families”
“Now, full-time workers can provide for themselves and their families while living in dignity.”
Trenton, NJ - Today, Governor Phil Murphy signed into law a bill that would raise the state minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2024, making New Jersey the fourth state to commit to significant minimum wage increases. In response, Morris Pearl, Chair of the Patriotic Millionaires and former managing director at BlackRock, Inc., issued the following statement:
At the end of the day, legislation has to work for more constituents, not less. A $15 an hour minimum wage in the Garden State does just that."
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