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LANSING — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder signed legislation recently to raise the state's minimum wage to $9.25 an hour by 2018, as Republicans controlling the state government moved to head off a November ballot measure that could have raised pay even more. Here are five facts to know about the impact on Michigan workers and the ballot drive: Read More
The $2.65 tip worker minimum would eventually go to $9.50.
The Michigan Restaurant Association wasted no time last week in responding to a new push to raise the Michigan minimum wage — including the minimum paid to workers in bars and restaurants whose compensation is largely tips. Read More
DETROIT — A recurring call to raise the minimum wage has returned in the run up to Labor Day, in the form of national rallies and a new report that finds Michigan ranks second to worst among states for wage growth during the past 30 years. Read More