Welp.

President Joe Biden said in an interview with CBS’ Norah O’Donnell that he’s going to try to get a $15 per hour minimum wage into the Covid-relief bill but he doesn’t think “it’s going to survive”:

Well, duh:

Too bad they didn’t tell Dem voters this:

The president wants a stand-alone bill:

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Bernie Sander, however, still thinks it can be done during reconciliation:

Or maybe President Biden will pull a rabbit out of his hat?

Good luck with that:

Other Dems are pushing for an end of the filibuster over it, which won’t happen either:

This isn’t true. In Florida, a very red state, voters just passed a phased-in $15 minimum wage that indexes to inflation after 2026:

What a concept! Letting voters at the state level decide? It’s madness.

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Tags: Joe Biden

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