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Mayor Slay’s $15 Minimum Wage Plan Shelved by Alderman

In a surprise move, Alderman Joe Vaccaro announced he won’t be holding anymore hearings on the bill this summer.

06/26/2015

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Ikea Raises Minimum Wage for US Workers 2nd Year in a Row

Ikea’s U.S division is raising the minimum wage for the second year in a row as the Swedish ready-to-assemble furniture chain looks to improve its relations with workers and reduce worker turnover.

06/24/2015

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New Minimum Wage Proposal: Still $15 Per Hour, Longer Wait

City Alderman Shane Cohn has filed a substitute that would raise the city’s minimum wage to $8.25 immediately, which would match Illinois.

06/24/2015

June 16, 2015-Full house in the Kennedy Room at St. Louis City Hall for pro vs. con discussion of minimum wage bill (BB 83).  (Brett Blume/KMOX)

Downtown STL Inc. Argues Against Slay’s Minimum Wage Increase in City

St. Louis Board of Aldermen host a public hearing tonight at 5:30 p.m. about Mayor Slay’s proposed Minimum wage increase.

06/23/2015

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Legal Argument Ready Behind Slay’s Push for $15 Minimum Wage

City counselor Winston Calvert says he’s ready to defend the city’s right to set its own minimum wage, based on the city charter.

06/10/2015

St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Slay’s Minimum Wage Increase to Face Legal Challenge

BJC HealthCare is raising its minimum wage, but a legal fight is expected for St. Louis City to increase its wages.

06/09/2015

St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Slay Announces Plan to Raise St. Louis Minimum Wage

Mayor Slay has announced his plans to raise the minimum wage to 15 dollars an hour in St. Louis by 2020.

06/05/2015

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Proposed Initiative Petitions Would Up Missouri Minimum Wage

Three initiative petitions to increase Missouri’s minimum wage have been approved for circulation.

06/03/2015

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Exotic Dancer Sues Peoria Area Strip Club Over Minimum Wage

Aleigha Woods filed the lawsuit last week in U.S. District Court in Peoria. She’s seeking class-action status to cover about 100 other dancers at Club Cabaret in Creve Coeur.

06/02/2015

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St. Louis May Be Next City to Raise Minimum Wage

Slay spokeswoman Maggie Crane on Tuesday confirmed that the Democratic mayor wants to raise the city’s minimum. A starting point for discussion is $15 per hour by Jan. 1, 2020, Crane said, but details are still being ironed out.

06/02/2015

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