Retail Council For Wage Hike, Paid Leave
The majority of business groups fought hard this session to prevent a minimum wage hike and paid family leave program. And I say the majority because not everyone in the business community were opposed to both. The New York State Retail Council fought to pass a higher minimum wage and a paid leave plan. Ted Potrikus, head of the NYS Retail Council, joins us to explain why he says this is good for business.