One map shows how much a $15 minimum wage would be worth in every state thumbnail

One map shows how much a $15 minimum wage would be worth in every state

Democrats introduced the Raise the Wage Act of 2021, where the minimum wage would gradually increase to $15 per hour, starting with an increase from $7.25 to $9.50 this year. The Economic Policy Institute notes that this will raise wages for 32 million workers. The value of $15 varies across the US, however; the following…