By Jeanne Sahadi@CNNMoneyApril 28, 2014: 12:09 PM ET
NEW YORK (CNNMoney)
Odds remain low that Congress will raise the $7.25 federal minimum wage anytime soon.
But the issue will be revisited in coming days as the Senate takes up a bill to increase it to $10.10 an hour. And President Obama and congressional Democrats plan to push the issue on the campaign trail ahead of the November mid-term elections.
In the meantime, many states have made moves to raise their own minimum wages over the next year.