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Hawaii Legislature passes bill raising minimum wage to $18

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Hawaii's minimum wage could soon be the highest in the nation. It is up to Gov. David Ige to make the final call. The tip credit will also rise from 75 cents per hour to $1.50 per hour by 2028. The argument against the minimum wage hike was that it would hit small businesses hard.
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Hawaii Legislature passes bill raising minimum wage to $18

Hawaii lawmakers passed legislation Tuesday that would hike the state's minimum wage to $18 an hour by 2028, potentially the highest in the nation.

3 months ago·United States
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Hawaii's minimum wage could soon be raised to $18 an hour

Business leaders say an $18 hourly minimum would force them to lay people off or possibly close for good,

3 months ago·New York, United States
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KVIA

Hawaii Legislature passes bill raising minimum wage to $18

By AUDREY McAVOY Associated PressHONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii lawmakers have passed legislation that would hike the state’s minimum wage to $18 an hour by 2028, potentially the highest in the nation. Advocates say the raise is badly needed in a state that routinely tops lists for most expensive housing and cost of living. But some businesses are warning they will have to cut staff or even close because they won’t be able to afford the greater pay. The…

3 months ago
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KRDO

Hawaii Legislature passes bill raising minimum wage to $18

By AUDREY McAVOY Associated PressHONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii lawmakers have passed legislation that would hike the state’s minimum wage to $18 an hour by 2028, potentially the highest in the nation. Advocates say the raise is badly needed in a state that routinely tops lists for most expensive housing and cost of living. But some businesses are warning they will have to cut staff or even close because they won’t be able to afford the greater pay. The…

3 months ago
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KIFI

Hawaii Legislature passes bill raising minimum wage to $18 - Local News 8

By AUDREY McAVOY Associated PressHONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii lawmakers have passed legislation that would hike the state’s minimum wage to $18 an hour by 2028, potentially the highest in the nation. Advocates say the raise is badly needed in a state that routinely tops lists for most expensive housing and cost of living. But some businesses are warning they will have to cut staff or even close because they won’t be able to afford the greater pay. The…

3 months ago
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MY Northwest

Hawaii legislature passes bill raising minimum wage to $18

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii lawmakers passed legislation Tuesday that would hike the state’s minimum wage to $18 an hour by 2028, potentially the highest in the nation. Advocates say the raise is badly needed in a state that routinely tops lists for most expensive housing and cost of living. But some businesses are warning they will have to cut staff or even close because they won’t be able to afford the greater pay. The $18 minimum would be the high…

3 months ago·Tacoma, United States
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