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Minimum Wage

Michigan's Minimum Wage Rising 35 Cents To $8.50 An HourThat is $14 more a week, or $728 a year, for those working full-time.
Senate Bill Lowers Minimum Wage For Older Teens, Hikes Training WageThe Michigan Senate is poised to approve a bill that would lower the minimum wage that can be paid to 18- and 19-year-old workers.
Fast-Food Workers Protest In Rain For $15 Hourly Wage"McDonald's is a billion dollar company and they should give us $15 an hour for the hard work that we do," said one employee.
Workers Demanding $15-An-Hour Wage Briefly Shut Down Detroit McDonald'sThey chanted: "Don't supersize our fries — supersize our wages."
"Fight For $15" Brings Hundreds To Rally For Higher Minimum WageIn 1973 ... I was making $5 an hour; this is 2015, Michigan is still $8.40 - you think about it," he said.
Fast Food Workers Continue 'Fight For $15' During Protest At McDonald'sThree employees of a McDonald's restaurant in Detroit walked off the job Tuesday night in protest of low wages.
Fast Food Workers Continue To Protest After A 'Weak' Raise, Demand $15 An Hour And A Union"Their slogan is 'I'm Loving It.' We're not loving $9 ... $8 an hour. We're loving $15 and a union."
Workers Rally At Detroit McDonald's Demanding $15-An-Hour WageDozens of low-wage workers gathered at a Detroit McDonald's on 8 Mile Road to push for higher pay.
Michigan Workers Push For Higher Fast-Food Wages; Protesters Promise To Be PeacefulSupporters of boosting the minimum wage in metro Detroit are making their collective voices heard Thursday morning.
Dozens Arrested During Minimum Wage Protest At Detroit McDonald'sThose arrested were among the crowd of about 100 protesters marching around the fast food restaurant on Mack Avenue.
Higher Minimum Wage Rates Take Effect In MichiganMichigan Governor Rick Snyder signed legislation in May to raise the state’s minimum wage by 25 percent gradually over the next four years.
State Board Of Canvassers Denies Opportunity For Minimum Wage Issue To Be On November BallotThe State Board of Canvassers said the Raise Michigan Coalition didn't have enough valid signatures.

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