Raises and Hikes

6 segments

A proposed minimum wage raise is making its way through the New York state legislature. Nicole Gelinas of the Manhattan Institute and Paul Sonn of the National Employment Law Project debate the plan. Plus, a discussion about the demographic groups being targeted as the 2012 race heats up - from non-college educated women to latinos to voters under 30; and Brooklynite Tracy K. Smith has just won the 2012 Pultizer Prize for poetry.