Illinois minimum wage

Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner declares victory during his election night gathering on November 4, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

Rauner Says Minimum Wage Hike is Priority

But, Ill. governor-elect says it must come with other reforms.

11/06/2014

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn says hello to troopers during dedication ceremonies at the new  State Police Forensic facility in Belleville, Illinois on August 26, 2014. UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Gov. Quinn Pledges To Live On $79 For Week

Illinois Democrat wants to experience life on $8.25 per hour minimum wage.

08/31/2014

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Illinoisans to Vote on Minimum Wage Hike

Proposal would make the wage $10 per hour by 2015.

06/22/2014

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Illinois Lawmakers OK Minimum Wage Ballot Measure

The legislation now goes to Gov. Pat Quinn, who supports an increase.

05/28/2014

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Oberweis Sponsors Minimum Wage Bill with Age Restriction

U.S. Senate nominee sponsors a bill to raise minimum wage in Illinois to $10 an hour, but under a specific age restriction.

04/11/2014

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Quinn Pitches Ill. Minimum Wage Hike

Governor says it’s time to go from $8.25 to $10 per hour.

09/01/2013

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TIAM: Ilinois Governor Quinn Wants To Rage The Minimum Wage

How much is too much for minimum wage earners?

02/07/2013

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Pease’s Candy Production Moves to St. Louis

The recession, high gasoline prices and a series of increases to Illinois’ minimum wage contributed to the move.

06/11/2012

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