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Low-wage earner study shines light on raising minimum wage

Steve Bosh, KUSI NEWS

Thursday, May 22, 2014

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Vince Vasquez, "This is really more about alleviating poverty and making sure that people are making wages that can help them get to the next part of their career or to help them to pay the bills."

Here are some of the things he discovered while crunching the numbers:

"The first thing that we noticed was that the majority of low-wage earners in the city of San Diego are young, single, and generally early in their career."