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We The People PA and Partners Hold Rally at City Hall

Philadelphia, PA– Tomorrow at 1030AM EST , We The People PA and its partners will hold a rally to call for a raise in the state’s minimum wage, and an end to local preemption with a Philadelphia Rally for a Fair Wage.WHEN: May 9th @ 10:30 AMWHERE: Philadelphia City Hall- Northwest CornerPARTNER ORGANIZATIONS: POWER Interfaith, SEIU, Community Legal Services, Make the Road-PA, ROC UnitedSPEAKERS:

  • Bishop Dwayne Royster, Executive Director of POWER InterfaithPhiladelphia Councilmember At-Large Kendra BrooksRep. Chris RabbRep. Ben Waxman

more…Join POWER Interfaith’s Bishop Dwayne Royster alongside We The People-PA, SEIU, Community Legal Services, Make the Road-PA, and other advocates on May 9th at 10:30 AM for a rally to end local preemption and raise the minimum wage! For too long, corporate greed has stifled a $15-an-hour minimum wage. Even worse, state laws have prevented Philadelphia from setting its own minimum wage, even when the cost of living is much higher than in other places.It’s time we make our voices heard and fight for a Fair Wage!###

WE THE PEOPLE – PA is a campaign of, by, and for all the people of Pennsylvania. Our goal is to ensure that everyone can thrive no matter whether they are Black, brown, or white; native-born or immigrant; Asian; Latin; poor or rich; or live in cities, suburbs or rural areas. We call for decisive leadership and bold action from state lawmakers to keep our families safe today and to build a stronger, healthier, and a more just

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The 99% Pennsylvania is a campaign of the Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center, focused on advancing federal policies that will benefit the overwhelming majority of Pennsylvanians. Ali Feldman is the federal organizing associate for the campaign.

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