One million workers get pay boost as 10 states adjust minimum wage

By The Christian Science Monitor
Wednesday, January 2, 2013 23:35 EDT
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From Washington State to Florida, the new year is bringing a boost in the minimum wage for an estimated 1 million low-wage workers. The changes are coming in nine states that adjust their base wages annually for inflation, and in Rhode Island, where legislation last year set a higher minimum. The federal…

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