minimum wage

Minimum Wage Hike Could Be Dead In Springfield
House Speaker Michael Madigan's spokesman says Madigan does not plan to call a vote on a proposed increase in Illinois' minimum wage this legislative session.
Spokesman Steve Brown said Tuesday the Chicago Democrat felt "complications of the last few days made it unlikely a bill co…
Chicago Wage Hike Could Endanger Statewide Push
John Gregory -- Illinois Radio Network
A proposed minimum wage increase in Chicago may sour the deal for a statewide raise, according to business groups.
While a bill to raise the wage to $10 per hour next July hasn’t yet made it out of the Illinois Senate, the Chicago City Council is …
Minimum Wage Question To Appear On November Ballot
Jim Anderson -- Illinois Radio Network
Illinois voters will see a question on the ballot in November on whether to raise the minimum wage.
The question is whether the minimum wage should be $10 an hour for workers age 18 and older, starting in 2015...
Bobby Schilling Responds to the State of the Union [AUDIO]
Former Congressman Bobby Schilling isn't a fan of the President's proposal to raise the minimum wage to $10.10 per hour.  Joining "Riley & Scot" Wednesday morning, he said a move like that would only result in fewer jobs available for those just starting out in the labor market:
One of …