Thomas Middleton

Minimum Wage Increase in Md. Hits Senate RoadblockThe pay rate for social workers who help the developmentally disabled has become a roadblock for the minimum wage bill and legislators hope to reach a resolution.
Battle Over Minimum Wage Continues In MarylandMaryland lawmakers expect to resolve the matter by the day's end, but won't move the minimum wage bill before it's fixed.
Gov. O'Malley: Minimum Wage Increase Is "Pretty Modest" Maryland is already moving toward a "two-tier" minimum wage system, where counties will set their own minimums, Gov. Martin O'Malley said. But he wants $10.10 to be the statewide minimum and let counties raise it from there.