Minimum Wage

Judge Mulls Suit's Bid to Block St. Louis Minimum Wage BoostA judge on Tuesday began weighing a business-backed lawsuit that seeks to stop St. Louis from incrementally raising its minimum wage, ultimately deciding whether it's legal for the city to have a wage higher than what the state commands.
Lawsuit Against St. Louis Minimum Wage Hike In Court TuesdaySt. Louis is 10 days away from a minimum wage increase to $8.25, and eventually up to $11 per hour in 2018.
Minimum Wage Raise May Exclude Workers With DisabilitiesA committee of St. Louis Aldermen passed a bill to exempt workers at disabled workshops from the city's upcoming minimum wage hike.
KC Judge Orders Minimum Wage Proposal Removed From BallotA proposal that called for Kansas City's minimum wage to increase to $15 per hour won't appear on the November ballot.
Judge or Jury: A Fight Before The Fight Over Minimum Wage IncreaseThe lawsuit goes to court on Oct. 6, but the St. Louis city minimum wage increase is set for Oct. 15.
Judge Denies Temporary Restraining OrderA judge has denied a request for a temporary restraining order for the city's new minimum wage law.
Judge Deliberates Delay of New Minimum Wage LawSeveral business groups have sued to kill the city’s minimum wage bill. Until it is settled, their attorney Jane Dueker wants the judge to grant a temporary restraining order.
Stream Announces Bid for State SenateStream says his focus is the same as when he ran for St. Louis County Executive - improving education and the economy.
Mayor Slay Pushes for State-Wide Minimum Wage IncreaseThe St. Louis Board of Aldermen voted Friday to raise the minimum wage in St. Louis, despite warnings from businesses.
Minimum Wage Hike Passes in St. LouisThe St. Louis Board of Alderman voted Friday to raise the minimum wage in St. Louis.
St. Louis' Governing Board Advances Minimum-Wage BoostSt. Louis' governing board on Tuesday advanced a compromise measure that would ease the city's minimum wage up to $11 by 2018.
County Minimum Wage Increase Gets Overwhelming 'No'The proposed bill wasn't even given a second by the St. Louis County Council.

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