Lawmakers Touring State Pushing for Minimum Wage Increase
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WICS) —
A group of state lawmakers and workers are once again pushing to increase minimum wage to $15 an hour.
The lawmakers kicked off a weeklong tour across the state to spread their message.
Wednesday they were in Champaign and Thursday they'll be in Springfield.
Rep. Will Guzzardi is sponsoring a bill in the House that would hike wages.