Republican lawmakers to St. Louis workers: Remember that pay raise we said you could have? We're taking it back.
The more public support builds for raising the minimum wage, the more opponents are fighting to keep wages down.
"All they care about is protecting their money," said one employee.
Millions of workers around the country are receiving raises in the minimum wage this New Year’s weekend.
Voters in four states and one city approved ballot measures raising their minimum wages by substantial margins on Election Day 2016.