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Gazelka wants minimum wage to match federal standard

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Minnesota Senate Republicans Wednesday supported a plan to raise Minnesota’s minimum wage from $6.15 to $7.25 per hour, matching the federal minimum wage and putting the state in line with neighboring states. The proposal, according to a news release from Sen. Paul Gazelka, R-Cass County, was rejected by Democrats.


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