October 28 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Paid Sick Days and The Living Wage for Tipped Workers Campaign is heading into the final days before the hearing on Oct. 28th. We got to this point because of your commitment and we are going to need you to continue to be involved, to ensure all workers have Paid Sick Days and an opportunity to earn a living wage!
If you’d like to testify at the hearing, please sign up HERE. To keep track of individuals who are testifying or would like to be present, please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you plan on testifying or attending the hearing.
FACT: The minimum wage for tipped workers in Washington, DC is currently just $2.77 an hour
FACT: The tipped minimum wage has not been increased in over 20 years
FACT: DC Restaurant workers are unhealthy and unable to purchase affordable health insurance
FACT: Many DC restaurant employers ignore the law.
FACT: The Restaurant industry is a segregated by gender and race.
Get more of the facts from the ROC-DC fact sheet.