California Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday signed into law a landmark bill that phases in a $15 per hour minimum wage across the Golden State by 2022.
At a press conference in Los Angeles, Brown said raising the minimum wage may not make sense economically, “but morally and socially and politically it makes every sense because it binds the community together.”
It’s a matter of economic justice, Brown said. “And it’s about people. It’s about creating a little, tiny balance i