Wage Growth Underscores Maryland's Urban-Rural DivideRecent months have brought a spate of positive economic news, suggesting that American industry is finally starting to pick up again.
Hopkins Caregivers Vow To Strike Again For Higher WagesNo more poverty pay. The fight for higher wages continues at Johns Hopkins Hospital, where caregivers say they can barely afford their homes or put food on the table. Now they are giving the hospital one more chance before they strike again.
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.
Md. Senate Advances Minimum Wage HikeA measure to raise Maryland's minimum wage has moved a step further.
Lt. Gov. Promotes Minimum Wage In Randallstown Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown plans to promote the minimum wage hike at a Randallstown church.
Minimum Wage Increase Hits Senate RoadblockThe 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.
O'Malley, Cummings Attend Minimum Wage RallySupporters 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.
Democrats Call For Rush On Minimum Wage Increase BillsMore 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.
Minimum Wage Debate Focuses On Entire Md. EconomyMaryland lawmakers will be hearing testimony on a measure to raise the state's minimum wage.
Md. Democratic Lawmakers Join Religious Leaders In Rally For Minimum Wage IncreaseMaryland's Democratic lawmakers pushing for a raise in the minimum wage are getting some help from a coalition of religious leaders.
Miller Warns Of Difficulty Raising Minimum WageMaryland'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.
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.
Md. Lawmaker To Advocate For Minimum Wage IncreaseA state lawmaker from Prince George's County is highlighting the difficulty of shopping for food as a minimum-wage earner.
D.C. Council Member To Live 1 Week On Minimum WageD.C. Councilmember Tommy Wells says he'll spend a week keeping his food and transportation costs to the level of a minimum-wage worker.