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Massachusetts Home Care Workers Press For $15 Per Hour Wage

The state’s minimum wage is $9 an hour.

05/13/2015

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Massachusetts Members Of Congress Backing Minimum Wage Hike

Members of Massachusetts all-Democratic congressional delegation are lining up behind an effort to hike the federal minimum wage to $12 per hour by 2020.

05/02/2015

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McDonald’s: Workers To Get Pay Hikes At Company-Owned Stores

The company owns about 10 percent of its more than 14,300 U.S. restaurants.

04/01/2015

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TJ Maxx, Marshalls To Follow Wal-Mart In Raising Pay

The owner of T.J. Maxx, Marshalls and Home Goods stores said Wednesday that it will boost pay for its U.S. workers to at least $9 per hour.

02/25/2015

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Bradley Jay: ‘What Do You Consider A Fair Minimum Wage?’

My name is Bradley Jay and I host the Jay Talking radio show which airs weekday mornings on WBZ NewsRadio 1030 from midnight to five. Like the Jay Talking Facebook page. Consider this: Bradley Jay: […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/26/2014

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House Votes To Raise Mass. Minimum Wage

A bill that raises the state’s minimum wage to $11 per hour by 2017 was approved Wednesday afternoon in the Massachusetts House of Representatives.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/18/2014

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Mass. Lawmakers Approve Minimum Wage Hike

The Massachusetts House has approved a bill that would increase the state’s hourly minimum wage from $8 to $10.50 over the next two years.

04/02/2014

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DeLeo Calls For Hike In Minimum Wage

House Speaker Robert DeLeo is proposing a new minimum wage of $10.50 per hour in Massachusetts, to be phased in over three years.

03/13/2014

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Business Leaders Want Unemployment Insurance Reform Tied To Minimum Wage Hike

Massachusetts business leaders are signaling possible support for an increase in the state’s $8 per hour minimum wage, but only if it is coupled with business-friendly reforms in the state’s unemployment insurance system.

11/25/2013

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Senate Weighing Hike In State Minimum Wage

The Massachusetts Senate is considering raising the state’s minimum wage from $8 per hour to $11 by 2016 and tying subsequent increases to inflation.

11/19/2013

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