increase http://wamc.org en Clergy Urge NYS Minimum Wage Hike http://wamc.org/post/clergy-urge-nys-minimum-wage-hike <p>Religious leaders rallied at the State Capitol to push for an increase in the state&rsquo;s minimum wage. They urged Governor Cuomo to get off the fence and advocate for passage in the legislature.&nbsp; Capitol Correspondent Karen DeWitt reports&hellip;</p><p>Singing &ldquo;We Shall Not Be moved&rdquo;, clergy from a variety of religious faiths gathered at the Capitol&rsquo;s million dollar staircase to urge Governor Cuomo to use his influence to convince the Senate to approve an increase in the state&rsquo;s minimum wage before the session ends next week.</p> Thu, 14 Jun 2012 11:49:11 +0000 Karen Dewitt 40973 at http://wamc.org Clergy Urge NYS Minimum Wage Hike