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Columbia research firm adopts living wage

Avi Benus, President of IMPAQ International LLC., stands in the company's office in Columbia June 25.  (The Daily Record/Maximilian Franz)

A public-policy research firm has adopted a “living wage” for employees at its Howard County headquarters that exceeds that state minimum wage by more than $5 per hour. IMPAQ International is now paying employees at its survey center in Columbia ...

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Wage bill affecting Wal-Mart dies in D.C.

WASHINGTON — An effort to require Wal-Mart and other large retailers to pay their employees a “living wage” of at least $12.50 an hour met its end Tuesday when the D.C. Council failed to override Mayor Vincent Gray’s veto. The ...

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