The act would incrementally raise the minimum wage that large employers are required to pay employees to avoid fees.
If progressives work together, mobilize and keep the faith in the face of cynicism and weary resignation, our "metanarrative" could have a different - and happy - ending.
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Page Gardner is president of the Women’s Voices Women Vote Action Fund. Information sources used in this article include the Democracy Corps’ report “The Urgent Policy Agenda” and the Voter Participation Center/Lake Research Partners memo, “The Gender and Marriage Gap in Earnings.”