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Economist: 2018 Minimum Wage Will Be Worth $9.25

An 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.

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Md. Senate Advances Minimum Wage Hike

A measure to raise Maryland’s minimum wage has moved a step further.

04/04/2014

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Lt. Gov. Promotes Minimum Wage In Randallstown

Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown plans to promote the minimum wage hike at a Randallstown church.

03/24/2014

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Minimum Wage Increase Hits Senate Roadblock

The pay rate for social workers who help the developmentally disabled has become a roadblock for the minimum wage bill and legislators hope to reach a resolution in a meeting with the governor’s staff Thursday.

03/21/2014

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O’Malley, Cummings Attend Minimum Wage Rally

Supporters of a bill to raise the state’s minimum wage want to make the most of the time they have left before the General Assembly adjourns next month.

03/20/2014

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Democrats Call For Rush On Minimum Wage Increase Bills

More than 20 Democrats in Maryland’s legislature are calling on their colleagues to get the minimum wage increase bills to the House and Senate floor as soon as possible.

02/26/2014

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Minimum Wage Debate Focuses On Entire Md. Economy

Maryland lawmakers will be hearing testimony on a measure to raise the state’s minimum wage.

02/11/2014

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Md. Democratic Lawmakers Join Religious Leaders In Rally For Minimum Wage Increase

Maryland’s Democratic lawmakers pushing for a raise in the minimum wage are getting some help from a coalition of religious leaders.

02/03/2014

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Miller Warns Of Difficulty Raising Minimum Wage

Maryland’s Senate president on Thursday braced his colleagues for a difficult debate over raising the state’s minimum wage and asked senators to be open to compromise.

01/16/2014

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Gov. O’Malley Says He Will Focus On Minimum Wage Hike

Gov. Martin O’Malley says he will be focusing his energy on raising the state’s minimum wage in his last legislative session as Maryland’s governor.

01/07/2014

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Md. Lawmaker To Advocate For Minimum Wage Increase

A state lawmaker from Prince George’s County is highlighting the difficulty of shopping for food as a minimum-wage earner.

12/12/2013

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D.C. Council Member To Live 1 Week On Minimum Wage

D.C. Councilmember Tommy Wells says he’ll spend a week keeping his food and transportation costs to the level of a minimum-wage worker.

12/11/2013

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