Cuomo signs $15 minimum wage, paid family leave bill into law

Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a $15 minimum wage and paid family leave bill into law today.

Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a $15 minimum wage and paid family leave bill into law today. (4/4/16)

THE BRONX - Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a $15 minimum wage and paid family leave bill into law today.  

Hillary Clinton was also at the rally, celebrating the victory in the fight for $15.

Under the new law, the current minimum, which is at $9, will gradually rise to $15 in the city by the end of 2018.

The rest of the state will only see the minimum wage rise to $12.50 an hour by the year 2020.

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