Minimum Wage Debate Focuses on Entire Md. Economy As the debate shapes up over a possible minimum wage increase, the loudest voices on both sides are talking about Maryland's whole economy — not just the plight of individual workers or employers.
Va. Senate Approves Minimum Wage Increase Democrats in the Virginia Senate want to increase the minimum wage by 2 dollars an hour.
Lawmakers Will Hear Downside Of Minimum Wage Increase In Md.Following the lead of Montgomery and Prince George's counties, Maryland lawmakers will be hearing testimony on a measure to raise the state's minimum wage.
Md. Minimum Wage Hike Would Hurt Hospitality, Food Service Industries, Study ShowsA study on raising the minimum wage in Maryland is warning about some of the negative impacts an increase would have on businesses.
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.
Minimum Wage Rally, Review of MSA Bill Planned A group of faith leaders and anti-poverty advocates will speak at a minimum wage rally on Monday with the governor and the Baltimore mayor.
At Maryland Costco Obama Touts His Plan to Boost WagesPresident Barack Obama promoted his State of the Union proposals to boost personal finances of low-income Americans in a morning-after trip Wednesday to a Costco in suburban Maryland.
Romney: Obama 'Really Didn't Have An Agenda For His Second Term'Ahead of President Obama’s State of the Union address Tuesday night, Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney expressed dismay that Obama had lost his “reputation for integrity and honesty,” and had been “outmaneuvered” by Russian President Vladimir Putin in foreign affairs.
Obama To Order Minimum Wage Hike For Federal ContractorsPresident Barack Obama will announce his intention to sign an executive order that will increase the minimum wage of federal contract employees to $10.10 per hour during Tuesday's State of the Union address, according to CBS News.
O'Malley Calls for Minimum Wage Hike in SpeechMaryland Gov. Martin O'Malley will use his final State of the State address on Thursday to urge lawmakers to raise the state's minimum wage.
Md. Senate President Warns of Difficulty Raising Minimum Wage Maryland's Senate president is bracing his colleagues for a difficult debate over raising the state's minimum wage.
Gray Signs Bill Raising D.C. Minimum Wage to $11.50The District of Columbia's mayor has signed a bill that will raise the city's minimum wage to $11.50 per hour in 2016.
O'Malley Proposes $10.10 Minimum WageGov. Martin O'Malley is proposing Maryland raise its minimum wage to $10.10 an hour by 2016.
O'Malley Calls for $10 Minimum Wage in Maryland Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley is calling for an increase in the state's minimum wage to at least $10 per hour.
O'Malley's Focus on Statewide Minimum Wage HikeGov. Martin O'Malley said Tuesday he will focus on raising the state's minimum wage during his last full legislative session as Maryland's governor.