Minimum Wage

Minimum Wage Is Going Up A Quarter In MarylandIt increases from $8 to $8.25 on Wednesday.
Minimum Wage Increases In Md.The New Year brings a pay raise to thousands of the Maryland's minimum wage workers. Derek Valcourt has more on the increase and what it means to businesses and its workers.
Md. Casino Wants Dealer School Lawsuit DismissedLawyers for Maryland Live! Casino are asking a judge to dismiss a class-action lawsuit accusing its operators of using a dealer school as a prop for job training to avoid paying the minimum wage.
Labor Secretary To Discuss Minimum Wage In Md.U.S. Labor Secretary Tom Perez is scheduled to join Gov. Martin O'Malley for a minimum wage event.
Johns Hopkins Workers Ratify New Labor ContractMembers of a union representing 2,000 hospital workers have approved a labor contract with Johns Hopkins Hospital after months of contentious negotiations.
Hopkins Caregivers Reach Tentative Agreement On Wage HikeUnion workers at Johns Hopkins Hospital celebrate a victory Tuesday. After months of negotiations, the hospital reached a new contract with its labor union.
Gov. O'Malley Signs Minimum Wage Increase BillMaryland officially joins the short list of states that have recently approved a hike in the minimum wage.
Economist: 2018 Minimum Wage Will Be Worth $9.25An economic analyst says changes made to Maryland's minimum wage increase bill will mean $875 a year less in a full-time worker's yearly earnings, compared to Gov. Martin O'Malley's original plan.
Maryland General Assembly Decriminalizes Marijuana, Approves Minimum Wage IncreaseThe Maryland General Assembly decriminalizes marijuana. A bill that takes jail time out of the equation for possession of small amounts of weed is headed to the governor's desk. Meanwhile, the General Assembly has also given final approval to a minimum wage increase.
Maryland Senate Approves Minimum Wage IncreaseThe Maryland Senate voted Saturday to increase the state's minimum wage from $7.25 an hour to $8 in January, the first in a series of incremental hikes that will lead to a $10.10 wage in July 2018.
Md. Senate Advances Minimum Wage HikeA measure to raise Maryland's minimum wage has moved a step further.
Senate Committee Approves Minimum Wage HikeA measure to raise the minimum wage in Maryland continues to move forward.