George knows that our workers deserve a fair day’s pay for a fair day’s work. That is why he voted to increase the citywide minimum wage, earned sick time, and to fight wage theft and strengthen city enforcement mechanisms. He has been a leading voice for the establishment of an Office of Labor Standards.

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