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$10 minimum wage would push more than half of working poor out of poverty: Study

Caroline Fairchild / July 23, 2013 / www.huffingtonpost.com

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$10 minimum wage would push more than half of working poor out of poverty: Study

According to a new study conducted by the Restaurant Opportunities Centers United, a national organization focusing on racial equity in the restaurant industry, discovered that nearly 58 percent of the working poor has the potential to get out of poverty if minimum wage rose to $10.10.

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