Democrats Exploiting workers, not paying minimum wage….

National Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee hires firm that pays subminimum wages to push for a higher minimum wage

A group that raises money for Democratic Congressional candidates uses a canvassing company that pays some workers submimium wage, in apparent violation of Wisconsin state law, to talk about the need to raise the federal minimum wage, Isthmus newspaper has learned. The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC), based in Washington, D.C., has hired Grassroots Campaigns, a Boston-based for-profit company with operations in 18 U.S. cities, to conduct canvassing on its behalf. The DCCC’s “New Direction for American” agenda, which provides the talkiing points canvassers are taught to use to solicit contributions, includes a call to “Raise the minimum wage.”

Some of Grassroots Campaigns other Clients:

  • The Democratic National Committee
  • Political Action
  • Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
  • The Center for American Progress
  • Working America
  • People For The American Way
  • Yes on C&D (Colorado Referenda)
  • Forests Forever
  • The Media Fund
  • Common Cause
  • Pennsylvania Coordinated Campaign
  • Washington Coordinated Campaign
  • Amnesty International


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  1. That’s an interesting post. What hypocrisy! Illegal too!

  2. Dems have always been experts at hypocrisy…

    Thanks for your comment


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