New Year’s pay boost: These states are raising their minimum wage

New Year’s Pay Boost: These States Are Raising Their Minimum Wage

By January 1, hourly minimum wages in 23 states will rise as part of previously scheduled efforts to reach $15 an hour or to account for cost-of-living changes, and pictured, demonstrators rally at City Hall Park to fight for a higher minimum wage in Manhattan, New York, on November 15.