Steve was frozen for 70 years, woke up, found out everyone he knew was dead, fought an assassin who turned out to be his best friend, and is now fighting the government who turned on him after all he did to protect his country. After losing his entire family and his best friend, he is still the little guy from Brooklyn who has a heart of gold.
A wage hike would need to be passed by the state legislature, where
the state senate is Republican-controlled. But if his proposal were to
become reality, that would give New York the country’s highest state
minimum wage. A $15 minimum wage is also under consideration in Oregon, and California voters may weigh in on that wage level next year. New York’s minimum wage is currently $8.75 an hour and will rise to $9 by next year.