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Congressman pushes to increase federal minimum wage

Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., D-Ill., joins Melissa Harris-Perry to share how he is taking legislative action in Congress to raise the bar on the federal minimum wage. Small business owner Joe Olivo and University of Pennsylvania professor Anthea Butler, also join to talk about the impacts of a minimum wage hike.


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