Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Minnesota Legislature Looks to Boost Minimum Wage from $6.15 to $9.50 per Hour

Minnesota is one of 4 states (and 1 territory) whose minimum wage is less than the federal level.

Source: MinnPost

Minnesota Legislature moves toward a $9.50-an-hour minimum wage.  (Star Tribune, 3/4/2014)

About the Minimum Wage.  (Minnesota Budget Project, February 2013)

Labor Standards -- State Minimum-Wage Laws.  (Minnesota Department of Labor & Industry)

Related posts: 
The minimum wage:  It's not the same all over.  (2/18/2014)
A border debate on the minimum wage.  (2/16/2014)
The MacIver Institute's Pavlovian response to an increase in the minimum wage. (1/10/2014)
The view from the other side of the counter.  (11/29/2013)
The minimum wage and the poverty guideline.  (11/20/2013)
Most of us don't buy into U.S. Chamber of Commerce handwringing over minimum wage.  (11/12/2013)
A look at the minimum wage.  (9/28/2013)

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