By Press Release Monday, January 04 2016 @ 05:40 PM EST
Group of high net worth individuals - including many of New York’s top business leaders - laud Governor’s visionary leadership on critical economic issue
New York - Today, the Patriotic Millionaires, a group of 200 business leaders and influencers, released the following statement lauding Governor Cuomo’s call for a $15 statewide minimum wage:
"The Patriotic Millionaires applaud Governor Cuomo for his bold leadership on minimum wage. This is exactly the kind of visionary economic thinking we need in this country because a $15 statewide minimum wage will improve the lives of the hard-working citizens of New York and positively impact the economy of the entire state. We look forward to working with the governor to make this proposal a reality,” said Morris Pearl, Chair of the Patriotic Millionaires.