As workers and labor turn to local law-making to achieve gains, their role in a debate over how to ethically and consciously devolve some power to localities seems inevitable.
Minimum wage is a poverty wage. Let's make 2015 the year for $15 an hour - and really have something to celebrate next New Year.
Andre Lopes Massa is currently an undergraduate student at George Mason University. He writes for his own personal website, The Historical Nerds, and is a columnist for the Nolan Chart.