Labor Sec'y Walsh: Minimum Wage Raise 'About Raising the Opportunity' to Earn a Living, 'Pretty Hard to Live on $15 an Hour'

On Saturday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Velshi,” Labor Secretary Marty Walsh said that raising the minimum wage is “really about raising the opportunity for families to earn a living.” And it’s “pretty hard to live on $15 an hour.” Walsh said,

Labor Sec'y Walsh: Minimum Wage Raise 'About Raising the Opportunity' to Earn a Living, 'Pretty Hard to Live on $15 an Hour'
On Saturday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Velshi,” Labor Secretary Marty Walsh said that raising the minimum wage is “really about raising the opportunity for families to earn a living.” And it’s “pretty hard to live on $15 an hour.” Walsh said,