Petition Closed
Petitioning Republicans in Congress

Defend the Minimum Wage

Democrats have always believed in every hard-working American's right to earn enough money to support themselves and their families. That's why, in 1938, the Democratic-controlled Congress passed and President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Fair Labor Standards Act-the United States' first federal minimum wage law.

But Republican Senate candidates around the country have said that the minimum wage should be lowered, or even eliminated. Republican policies have already caused a great recession; now Republicans want to turn back the clock to the Great Depression.

Sign our petition now and help the DSCC defend the minimum wage from Republican attacks. Americans can't afford the GOP's dangerous ideas.

This petition was delivered to:
  • Republicans in Congress

    This petition starter stood up and took action. Will you do the same?

    Today: Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee is counting on you

    Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee needs your help with “Defend the Minimum Wage”. Join Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee and 9,007 supporters today.