#SaveTheRaise Campaign Fights for $10 in St. LouisA local effort is underway to encourage St. Louis businesses to keep paying their employees at least $10 an hour.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch Faces Discrimination Lawsuit"Mr. Pulitzer I believe ... would say that this is wrong," Magee says. "That these hard working black men should be paid $15 an hour, same as the white guys."
Gov. Nixon Supports St. Louis' Effort to Raise Minimum WageA minimum wage increase was approved in Kansas City and now Nixon supports one here as well.
New Minimum Wage Proposal: Still $15 Per Hour, Longer WaitCity Alderman Shane Cohn has filed a substitute that would raise the city's minimum wage to $8.25 immediately, which would match Illinois.
Hearings on Proposed St. Louis Minimum Wage Hike Get UnderwayMeasure would establish $15-per-hour minimum wage by 2020.