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September 25, 2017
FILE PHOTO: A store employee helps a customer with his purchase during the Black Friday sales event on Thanksgiving Day at Target in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., November 24, 2016. REUTERS/Kamil Krzaczynski
Target raises minimum hourly wage to $11, pledges $15 by end of 2020
September 25, 2017 - 8:51am
September 4, 2017
Fast-food workers strike in St. Paul for $15 minimum wage
September 4, 2017 - 7:58pm
August 18, 2017
Some workers in the Capitol and other Minnesota government buildings will receive raises of at least 2 percent this year and 2018 if the administration and Legislature approve a contract agreement that could affect 30,000. Don Davis /  Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Minimum wage automatically heads up
August 18, 2017 - 2:15pm
July 14, 2017
Pam Whaley lives with her three children in a Grand Forks apartment and is working to get her nursing degree. Whaley said recently that she wouldn't be able to afford an apartment without housing assistance. (Eric Hylden / Forum News Service)
Stretched thin: Renting two-bedroom units requires $16.73 an hour for 40-hour week in Grand Forks
July 14, 2017 - 8:10pm
June 30, 2017
REUTERS/David Ryder/File Photo
Minneapolis approves gradual rise in minimum wage to $15 an hour
June 30, 2017 - 1:22pm
March 2, 2017
Tommy Franklin, wears a face mask "Stealing Sick Time Makes Us Sick" at a demonstation against the Preemption Bill at the State Capitol on Thursday, March 2, 2017. "I'm here to support workers rights and a fair economy for all," he said. " (Pioneer Press: Jean Pieri)
GOP tries to stop Minnesota cities from mandating minimum wage hikes, sick leave
March 2, 2017 - 10:43pm
July 25, 2016
The union exhibit at the 2013 Minnesota State Fair left no doubt about labor's No. 1 political goal: raising the state minimum wage. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Higher minimum wage, new laws begin August 1 in Minnesota
July 25, 2016 - 8:29pm
March 24, 2015
House passes minimum-wage curb on workers who earn tips
March 24, 2015 - 11:45am
December 30, 2014
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Starter jobs should not pay $15 an hour
December 30, 2014 - 11:11pm
September 17, 2014
Jim Hightower: That gosh darn minimum wage
September 17, 2014 - 11:50pm
July 14, 2014
Letter: Minimum wage increase is a win-win
July 14, 2014 - 11:12pm
May 6, 2014
Byron York: Wage increase, other demands killing business on federal bases
May 6, 2014 - 11:53pm
April 11, 2014
Minimum wage set to rise; Dayton expected to sign legislation after House passes bill
April 11, 2014 - 12:24am
April 8, 2014
Marjories Elizabeth Wood: Lobbying to sustain inequality
April 8, 2014 - 11:15pm
April 7, 2014
House, Senate agree on minimum wage increase
April 7, 2014 - 1:21pm