Bernie made clear that the campaign was not about him, it was about building a political revolution that would last years after the election was over.
In all, about 50,000 low-wage workers in St. Louis will see an immediate pay increase come October 15.
While Chris Christie campaigns for the presidency, the people of New Jersey continue to suffer the consequences of his disastrous policies.
The nation's largest local government voted to raise the minimum wage for county employees and workers employed in the unincorporated areas -- 1.2 and 1.6 million workers.
"It's a question of simple math: You cannot support a family in New York for $18,000 a year."
He makes $6.40 an hour delivering pizzas by bicycle; he has one day off a week; he is living in a studio apartment uptown with six other people; the rent is $1100.
Local organizations and unions gather in the Twin Cities on April 15 for the national actions in the fight to raise wages.
Wall Street banks handed out $28.5 billion in bonuses to their 167,800 employees last year, up 3 percent over 2013, according to figures from the NY State Comptroller.
Mayor Bill de Blasio opened his State of the City address with a commitment to maintaining a city that is inclusive and affordable.
"A full-time minimum wage worker earns only $15,080 a year, making it nearly impossible to support a family and save for the future."