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Higher Minimum Wage Torpedoed In House Of Delegates Committee

Higher Minimum Wage Torpedoed In House Of Delegates Committee

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An effort to raise the state’s minimum wage is going nowhere. State Senator Dave Marsden’s proposal was rejected Thursday in a House of Delegates committee. Virginia’s current minimum wage matches the federal government’s figure. Marsden says he will introduce a similar proposal next year.

 

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