Maryland Local Leaders Stand Behind The Fight For $15Mayor Pugh and county executives are on board, encouraging lawmakers to make $15 an hour the state minimum wage.
Maryland Minimum Wage to Rise 75 CentsMaryland's minimum wage is going up 75 cents.
Md. Lawmakers Enter Last Day of Session Maryland lawmakers will be putting finishing touches on a marijuana decriminalization bill and an increase in the minimum wage Monday on the last day of the state's legislative session.
Minimum Wage Hike Hearing Set in Annapolis A provision to give certain social workers an extra pay increase is still holding up the minimum wage bill. More than 200 developmentally disabled residents and their caregivers converged on Annapolis Wednesday to help push the provision through.
Congresswoman Wants Raise for Tipped Workers Too Rep. Donna Edwards hopes Maryland will help inspire a federal minimum wage hike, but she says the minimum wage bill passed by the House of Delegates hurts tipped workers.
Md. House Approves Minimum Wage Hike The Maryland House of Delegates voted Friday to phase in an increase in the state's minimum wage from $7.25 an hour to $10.10 by 2017.
Md. Panel Keeps Minimum Wage Statewide; Cuts Index to InflationA panel of Maryland lawmakers voted Monday to increase the state's minimum wage from $7.25 an hour to $10.10 an hour over three years, but lawmakers stripped out a proposal to index future increases to inflation.
Meetings Set for Wage Bill, Health Exchange Panel Gov. Martin O'Malley plans to testify in support of a minimum wage increase when House and Senate committees take up the bill this week.