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July 26, 2016
The union exhibit at the 2013 Minnesota State Fair left no doubt about labor's No. 1 political goal: raising the state minimum wage. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Higher minimum wage, new laws begin August 1 in Minnesota
July 26, 2016 - 11:11am
January 2, 2016
Sen. John Hoeven reviews details of the recent omnibus budget plan that Congress passed during a meeting with the Grand Forks Herald editorial board recently.  photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Q&A: Sen. Hoeven on the issues
January 2, 2016 - 9:30pm
January 1, 2016
Protesters outside Walmart hold a candle light vigil after a march for a $15 per hour minimum wage and the reinstatement of employees who lost their jobs, ahead of Black Friday in Pico Rivera, California November 19, 2015. REUTERS/Alex Gallardo
New year brings minimum wage hikes for Americans in 14 states
January 1, 2016 - 4:45pm
December 30, 2015
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South Dakota gets first minimum wage bump tied to inflation
December 30, 2015 - 8:30pm
November 10, 2015
Protesters rally for higher U.S. fast food wages, union rights
November 10, 2015 - 8:30pm
October 31, 2015
Line chef Chas Grant and sous chef Amy Buckmeier hand completed dishes to servers at Heartland Restaurant & Wine Bar on Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015. Owner and chef Lenny Russo says he’d like to give his kitchen staff raises in the wake of recent minimum wage increases and is discussing changes to the restaurant’s tipping system. (Pioneer Press: Andy Rathbun)
When can you skip the tip?
October 31, 2015 - 5:45pm
October 15, 2015
South Dakota minimum wage to increase 5 cents on Jan. 1
October 15, 2015 - 5:30pm
September 17, 2015
Missouri lawmakers stop cities from raising minimum wage
September 17, 2015 - 9:30pm
July 30, 2015
New minimum wage in Minnesota to be highest in the region
July 30, 2015 - 10:30pm
July 10, 2015
Minnesota banks on higher taxes, minimum wage as script for growth
July 10, 2015 - 9:00pm
June 16, 2015
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OUR OPINION: Large wage hikes unfair to small businesses
June 16, 2015 - 5:00am
June 2, 2015
The Wal-Mart company logo is seen outside a Wal-Mart Stores Inc company distribution center in Bentonville, Arkansas June 6, 2013. REUTERS/Rick Wilking
Wal-Mart to raise wages for 100,000 U.S. workers in some departments
June 2, 2015 - 7:45pm
May 31, 2015
LETTER: Stingy businesses should pay some social-services costs
May 31, 2015 - 4:45am
May 7, 2015
People protest for higher wages outside McDonald's in Los Angeles, California April 15, 2015. Fast-food workers rallied on Wednesday for higher pay, using the April 15 tax deadline to publicize their claims that they cannot survive on the hourly wages paid by many U.S. corporations. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
Labor Dept to unveil proposed overtime pay rules
May 7, 2015 - 5:30pm
April 16, 2015
Protesters demonstrate march along Flatbush Avenue for higher wages in the Brooklyn borough of New York City April 15, 2015. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
U.S. fast-food workers mark Tax Day demanding higher wages
April 16, 2015 - 6:45pm
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