Urge Your State Senator to Support Increasing the Minimum Wage
New Jersey's working families support S-3 (Sweeney / Vitale / Codey / Buono), which seeks to increase the state’s minimum wage to $8.50 and make annual adjustments based upon the Consumer Price Index (CPI). The New Jersey State AFL-CIO strongly supports the legislation.
Corporate opposition to increasing the minimum wage in New Jersey is significant. They continue to press the false argument that increasing the minimum wage translates into job loss, despite widespread academic research that illustrates otherwise.
Please take a moment right now to fill out the below form and send a message to your state senator. Furthermore, please urge your friends and family to visit this page by going to www.njaflcio.org and clicking on the "Raise NJ's Minimum Wage" icon on the top left hand side of the webpage.