TRENTON, N.J. — A quarter-million minimum wage workers in New Jersey will get a raise beginning Wednesday.
That's when a change in the state constitution kicks in raising the state's minimum wage from $7.25 to $8.25 per hour.
Six in 10 voters approved the increase in November.
It also guarantees future minimum wage hikes to the lowest paid workers as the cost of living rises.
A dozen other...