Harlem Rep. Adriano Espaillat Votes On Long-Overdue Pay Raise For Up To 33 Million Workers

Representative Adriano Espaillat voted to increase the paychecks of American workers by passing H.R. 582, the Raise The Wage Act, to gradually increase the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2025 and restore the value of work in our economy by lifting struggling workers and their families out of poverty. Continue Reading →

Rangel Joins Mayor de Blasio In Combat Income Inequality

charles-rangelCongressman Charles B. Rangel, who represents the 13th Congressional District of New York that includes Upper Manhattan and parts of the Bronx, joined New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, elected officials, labor leaders, activists, economists and members of the Congressional Progressive Caucus to unveil bold set of ideas to embolden American families. Continue Reading →