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Maryland bill would gradually raise minimum wage to $15

ANNAPOLIS — Maryland’s minimum wage would rise to $15 over several years under a measure before state lawmakers. Del. Jeffrey Waldstreicher, a Montgomery County Democrat, outlined the bill Tuesday before a House committee. Maryland’s minimum wage is now set to ...

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Baltimore council members want minimum wage authority

Baltimore City Council members teed off on fellow Democrats in Annapolis for backing legislation preventing local jurisdictions in Maryland from enacting higher minimum wages. During a news event at City Hall on Thursday, council members called the bill’s backers corporate ...

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Baltimore’s $15 minimum wage proposal advances

A bill that would raise the minimum wage for some workers in Baltimore to $15 an hour by 2022 cleared a major procedural hurdle but faces a stiff test next week. On Monday night the bill passed on to a ...

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Change would delay phase-in of $15 minimum wage in Baltimore

A Baltimore City Council committee passed an amendment Tuesday that would extend the phase-in period for a proposed $15 minimum wage to 2023 instead of 2020. Under the amendment, the minimum wage would be $12.50 in 2020. The Labor Committee also voted to ...

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