Feb 15, 2013 —

FNM Executive Director, Gihan Perera, was quoted in the Orland Sentinel article¬†“South Florida business owners disagree about hiking minimum wage” published February 16th.

Gihan Perera, the executive director of community activist group Florida New Majority, said many low-wage workers in South Florida are women supporting their families. Often, these workers are “hobbling two or three minimum-wage jobs in order to make one job with a living wage,” he said.

Read full article here.