Democratic gubernatorial candidate JB Pritzker on October 1, 2018, in Chicago. (E. Jason Wambsgans/Chicago Tribune/TNS/Sipa USA)
June 05, 2019 - 3:00 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker says he will sign the state budget as is, including $1,600 pay increases for the 177 members of the state General Assembly. That means Pritzker won’t invoke a constitutional power that would let him block the raises while letting the rest of the...
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April 04, 2019 - 10:12 am
NEW YORK (AP) - Target is raising the minimum hourly wage for its workers for the third time in less than two years. The discounter said Thursday it plans to raise the hourly starting wage to $13 from $12 in June. The Minneapolis-based retailer announced in 2017 a plan to raise its starting hourly...
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Illinois Welcome Sign - spring time
Brett Blume
January 30, 2019 - 4:22 pm
It would be the first boost in Illinois minimum wage since 2010.
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January 07, 2019 - 10:29 am
Disneyland Resort is raising prices ahead of the scheduled opening of a Star Wars-themed expansion, with the cheapest daily ticket costing more than $100
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May 23, 2018 - 10:56 am
Meanwhile, workers at St. Louis County's Justice Center are feeling demoralized.
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Teacher helping kids with their homework in classroom at school
May 18, 2018 - 7:52 am
Manar's bill raises the salary minimum to $32,000 a year starting with the 2019-2020 school year and gradually increases to $40,000 by 2022.
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May 02, 2018 - 8:15 am
Business owners who support raising Missouri's minimum wage will be in Jefferson City this morning, showing their support for the issue before voters in November.
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Michael Calhoun
February 07, 2018 - 10:58 am
When does a promotion mean a pay cut?
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Michael Calhoun
January 31, 2018 - 10:53 am
Some of those on the front lines of public safety are wondering why they aren't getting answers about what they believe are unequal raises.
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