Minimum Wage Hike Gets Backing of Lawmakers in St. Paul
A significant minimum wage hike may be good for workers in Minnesota. But spectacularly bad for business, says one lawmaker. Republican state rep Greg Davids says a fifty percent minimum wage increase plan is just the latest in anti-business moves by democrats
A key committee in St Paul this week has agreed to a state minimum wage bump from $6.15 an hour to $9.50 an hour by 2015. After that, the wage would index for inflation.