Macomb Local News

Representative Will Guzzardi of Chicago is renewing the push for a $15 minimum wage. According to numbers cited by Representative Guzzardi some 40% of all workers in Illinois make less than $15 per hour. According to Guzzardi the rise in minimum wage would be gradual with the goal of getting to $15 per hour by 2022. Our Kim Howard spoke with Representative Guzzardi and has more on this story.