Fight for MN minimum wage hike may go to referendum over indexing

Photo courtesy of Workday Minnesota

On March 27, the Minnesota legislative debate over raising the minimum wage took a new twist. Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk proposed that indexing the minimum wage to inflation go forward as a constitutional amendment to be ratified by voters. The Storify below links to many of the arguments over the past weeks.  [If you don't see the Storify photos and comments below, please refresh your browser window.]

This is one of a number of articles produced by students at Macalester as part of a New Media class.


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    Kayla Steinberg

    Kayla Steinberg is a Media and Cultural Studies major at Macalester College. She is originally from Ann Arbor, Michigan.