minimum wage

Pritzker signs teacher salary legislation
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August 22, 2019 - 1:36 pm
Former Gov. Bruce Rauner last year vetoed a bill that would have raised the minimum salary for full-time public school teachers to $40,000 within five years.
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July 19, 2019 - 1:18 pm
(KFTK) - Sen. Bernie Sanders has been calling for a $15 minimum wage for years, but according to a Washington Post report, some workers say they're being paid less than that to work on Sanders' campaign. According to the Post , unionized field staffers say the long hours they put in drops their...
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money growth
July 02, 2019 - 12:19 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Officials with Washington University in St. Louis have announced that campus staff will be paid a $15-an-hour minimum wage by 2021. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports the raise, which was pushed by campus employees’ union, affects close to 1,200 workers, but does not include...
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March 07, 2019 - 9:21 am
Workers making federal minimum wage could see their salaries double in the next five years. That is if House Democrats get their way. The House Committee on Education and Labor on Wednesday advanced a bill to raise the U.S. wage minimum from $7.25 to $15 per hour by 2024. However, before the...
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
January 03, 2019 - 9:36 am
Unfortunately, we told you so. As the new minimum wage is implemented across the state of Missouri, consumers will start seeing their prices rise. CLICK HERE to read about Granny Shaffer's restaurant in Joplin, Missouri who's been forced to raise the price of their two-egg breakfast and three-piece...
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McDonalds French fries
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December 06, 2018 - 4:13 pm
Soak up that dollar value menu as much as you can because fast food prices are set to rise.
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