Three initiative petitions to increase Missouri’s minimum wage have been approved for circulation.
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.
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.
Senate expanded a House bill Tuesday that would ban municipalities from barring the use of plastic bags and also stop cities and towns from increasing their minimum wage.
Fast-food workers are walking out from behind the counter and onto the sidewalks to intensify their demands, including here in St. Louis.
In addition to electing candidates, Illinois voters will be weighing in on five ballot questions.
Illinois Democrat wants to experience life on $8.25 per hour minimum wage.
A local rally got underway this morning at the McDonald’s on Tucker downtown.
Hancock & Kelley – Tuesday, July 22nd – Lew Prince on Minimum Wage; Cong. Rodney Davis; Larry Eckert, Owner of World’s Largest Catsup Bottle
John and Michael talk with Lew Prince about minimum wage; with U.S. Cong. Rodney Davis; with CBS News’ Mark Rosenker on the Malaysian jetliner black boxes; with Larry Eckert, owner of the world’s largest catsup bottle; and with American Red Cross CEO Cindy Erickson.
The White House says Lew Prince will be honored today as one of America’s “Champions of Change.”