Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

Gazelka wants minimum wage to match federal standard

Email

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.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
(218) 855-5889
Advertisement
Advertisement