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Denver"s minimum-wage hike signed into law; Colorado initiative clears House

Two efforts that could lead to higher minimum wages took big steps this week. On Friday, Denver Mayor Michael Hancock signed an ordinance that will raise the floor wage for both city workers and city contractors to $15 per hour. The move will give pa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 15th, 2019

Denver leaders to propose raising minimum wage to $15 per hour in 2020

Denver will become the first city in Colorado to propose raising its minimum-wage level for all workers above the state’s floor wage level when Mayor Michael Hancock and Councilwoman Robin Kniech announce Thursday that they will seek to hike pay to at .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2019

Denver City Council raises minimum wage above state level

Denver City Council members spoke with a unanimous voice Monday that they are ready to become the first city in Colorado to raise its minimum wage above the state’s level. Now it remains to be seen if the new law will go into effect without a cou.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 26th, 2019

House passes bill to hike the federal minimum wage to $15 per hour

The Democratic-held House of Representatives passed the plan with a vote of 231-199.        The Democratic-held House of Representatives passed the plan with a vote of 231-199.       .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 18th, 2019

Lawmakers, governor propose minimum wage increase in joint legislative package

The Hawaii House, Senate and Governor's Office released a joint legislative package on Tuesday, just ahead of the start of the 2020 legislative session, highlighting potential solutions to several hot-button issues in the state. It's the first ti.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 15th, 2020

Ready, set, hike: The heat"s on to raise minimum wage at financial institutions

Bank of America's plans to accelerate its minimum wage plan to $20 an hour by the end of March will create ripple effects in the financial services industry and beyond......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 13th, 2019

After deliberation, Hancock continues push to raise Denver minimum wage on Jan. 1

However, the mayor decides to institute a raise that amounts to 43% for most minimum-wage workers over three years instead of two......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 4th, 2019

New Jersey to raise minimum wage to $11 an hour in January

New Jersey will raise its minimum wage for most employees by $1 to $11 an hour in January. The move is part of a law signed by Governor Phil Murphy in February that increases the minimum wage... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 19th, 2019

Here’s a tip: Restaurants cut jobs after minimum-wage hike

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Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 12th, 2019

Denver"s Bacon Social House opens first restaurant outside Colorado (Photos)

Bacon Social House's first restaurant outside Colorado opened earlier this month in downtown Minneapolis. Despite the name, Bacon Social House offers more than just bacon. The menu features other meats and vegetarian options, including a plant-prot.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 4th, 2019

City EDC hired big guns for local battles following Amazon loss

Citigroup Inc. quietly boosted its minimum wage to $15 an hour, joining competitors in awarding raises to rank-and-file staff, after House Financial Services Committee Chair Maxine Waters prodded the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 29th, 2019

State unveils new Kosciuszko Bridge

Citigroup Inc. quietly boosted its minimum wage to $15 an hour, joining competitors in awarding raises to rank-and-file staff, after House Financial Services Committee Chair Maxine Waters prodded the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 29th, 2019

Feds call on New York to improve nursing-home oversight

Citigroup Inc. quietly boosted its minimum wage to $15 an hour, joining competitors in awarding raises to rank-and-file staff, after House Financial Services Committee Chair Maxine Waters prodded the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 29th, 2019

Denied a trial, Epstein accusers vent fury

Citigroup Inc. quietly boosted its minimum wage to $15 an hour, joining competitors in awarding raises to rank-and-file staff, after House Financial Services Committee Chair Maxine Waters prodded the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 29th, 2019

Cuomo asks Trump to help out his home state

Citigroup Inc. quietly boosted its minimum wage to $15 an hour, joining competitors in awarding raises to rank-and-file staff, after House Financial Services Committee Chair Maxine Waters prodded the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 29th, 2019

Citi adopts companywide $15 minimum wage after prod from Waters

Citigroup Inc. quietly boosted its minimum wage to $15 an hour, joining competitors in awarding raises to rank-and-file staff, after House Financial Services Committee Chair Maxine Waters prodded the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 29th, 2019

If restaurant servers get a minimum-wage hike, should you still tip 20%?

Why would you want to punish some of the hardest workers in the industry?.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 20th, 2019

This is how many workers a $15 minimum wage would help in every congressional district

Last week, the House passed a proposal to raise the minimum wage for the first time in a decade......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 26th, 2019

In One Chart: This is how many workers a $15 minimum wage would help in every congressional district

Last week, the House passed a proposal to raise the minimum wage for the first time in a decade......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 25th, 2019

A $15 Minimum Wage Could Cost 3.7 Million People Their Jobs

The U.S. House of Representatives has passed a bill to take the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour. There is evidence that more than 3 million people could lose jobs because companies may be unable........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJul 19th, 2019

Business groups slam House for passing $15 minimum wage bill

Raising the minimum wage to $15 could cost 1.3 million jobs, according.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 18th, 2019