Comments on:

Maine GOP senator likely 'no' vote on minimum wage

Back to the article » |
WASHINGTON (AP) — A long-shot Senate Democratic effort to raise the federal minimum wage seemed all but doomed Tuesday when a moderate Republican lawmaker viewed as a potential supporter said she expects to oppose the measure. That election-year bill, on which the Senate is expected to vote Wednesday, would gradually raise the current $7.25 hourly minimum to $10.10 over 30 months. It will need...

To learn more about commenting on and our community guidelines, please see our comments FAQ.