Barack Obama and Joe Biden's Campaign Promise

Urban Policy

Poverty



Increase the Minimum Wage:

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    As president, Obama will raise the minimum wage to $9.50 an hour by 2011 and index it to inflation so full-time workers can earn a living wage that allows them to raise their families and pay for basic needs such as food, transportation, and housing – things so many people take for granted.