Massachusetts Senate Votes To Raise Minimum Wage

Nov. 27, 2013

The Massachusetts Senate voted to increase the state’s minimum wage from $8 per hour to $11 per hour by 2016, according to the Boston Globe. House Speaker Robert DeLeo will wait until the new year to consider the bill, which moves to the state House of Representatives. Full article.



New Jersey Proposes Minimum Wage Increase

Nov. 15, 2012
New Jersey Senate Democrats are moving forward a bill to increase the minimum wage from $7.25 an hour to $8.50, according to The Senate President Stephen Sweeney called...