Advocates for a higher Massachusetts minimum wage packed a Statehouse hearing considering whether to raise the minimum hourly wage to $11 by July 2015.
The Connecticut Council of Clergy is urging state lawmakers to increase Connecticut’s minimum wage.
Governor Dannel Malloy talked job creation and wages Thursday in an appearance with Ray Dunaway on WTIC NewsTalk 1080.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said he supports President Barack Obama’s push to increase the federal minimum wage but remained noncommittal Wednesday about whether Connecticut should raise it on its own.
A proposal to increase Connecticut’s current $8.25 an hour minimum wage has cleared a key step in the legislative process.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s largest business group and labor advocates are preparing for another round in the legislature over raising Connecticut’s minimum wage. Connecticut Working Families is backing legislation that would increase the minimum […]
Mitt Romney’s economic plan basically says if you make $22.50 an hour with benefits, you make too much money; and if you make $22.5 million, then you pay too much in taxes.
The Rhode Island House of Representatives voted 60-to-8 Monday to raise the state’s minimum wage from $7.40 to $7.75 an hour. The Senate approved the measure last week.
Advocates for raising Connecticut’s minimum wage will be calling on state senators to pass a bill that would increase the hourly rate by 50 cents over two years.
By a tally of 88-to-62, the Connecticut House of Representatives has passsed a scaled-back version of bill increasing Connecticut’s minimum wage.