Pennsylvania Politicians Return To Harrisburg To Finish Budget Work

06.14.19 | Bob Price

The spending plan is due at the end of the month.

Lawmakers could act to increase the minimum wage.

First Lady Francis Wolf wishes they would.

Wolf says 89% of people on minimum wage are adults and most of them are women.

The first lady says raising the minimum wage could save Pennsylvania $150 million a year on social services costs.

Business groups argue raising the wage will lead to higher prices and layoffs.