The Congressional Record contains the proceedings and debates of each Congressional session in the House of Representatives and the Senate. Arranged in calendar order, each volume includes the exact text of everything that was said and includes members' remarks.This modest increase in the Federal minimum wage will not eliminate poverty, but it will provide hard-working Americans with a ... I was proud to vote for the 1996 1997 increase bringing the minimum wage to its current level of $5.15 an hour and I am pleased to ... When the minimum wage was established in 1938, its purpose was to ensure that American workers were fairly compensated for a daya#39;s work.
|Title||:||Congressional Record, V. 152, Pt. 9, June 16, 2006 to June 27 2006|
|Publisher||:||Government Printing Office - 2010-09-16|