Charlie Parker's Diner http://wuis.org en Minimum Wage Proposal Clears First Hurdle http://wuis.org/post/minimum-wage-proposal-clears-first-hurdle <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A plan to </span><a href="http://www.ilga.gov/legislation/BillStatus.asp?DocNum=68&amp;GAID=12&amp;DocTypeID=SB&amp;LegId=69166&amp;SessionID=85&amp;GA=98" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">raise the minimum wage</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in Illinois has cleared its first legislative hurdle. But as it moves through the General Assembly, it continues to draw criticism from business groups.</span></p> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 21:40:08 +0000 Hannah Meisel 21376 at http://wuis.org Minimum Wage Proposal Clears First Hurdle