CBO’s bottom line: *27 million* workers would get a raise if the bill becomes law.
- 1.3 million fewer people would live in poverty, nearly *half* of them kids
- Families who earn less than 300% of the poverty level would would see their incomes go up by nearly $22 billion
In fact, some of the newer, more robust studies actually show job *gains.*
Minimum wage workers have lost nearly an entire year’s pay in the years since.