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Higher wages, sick pay now attached to state grants, tax breaks

Companies benefiting from state incentives would have to pay workers $13.50 an hour, rising to $15 an hour in 2024.

By The Associated Press

Pa. tipped wage workers rally behind Wolf’s proposed minimum wage hike

In Pennsylvania, the tipped minimum wage is $2.83 cents an hour, an amount set in 1998. As a part of his annual budget, Gov. Tom Wolf proposed raising the minimum wage for the seventh consecutive year.

By Laura Benshoff/WHYY

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5 things to know about the minimum wage debate in Pa.

While Republican support for raising the minimum wage was already low, the pandemic makes it even less likely to change.

By Colin Deppen/Spotlight PA

Minimum wage, marijuana and pandemic recovery among Gov. Wolf’s not-so-new lawmaking priorities

The governor outlined more than a dozen legislative priorities ahead of his annual budget address next week.

By Sam Dunklau

Poll: More Americans on both sides of the political spectrum want a higher minimum wage

The support for raising the federal minimum wage is higher than it was before the coronavirus pandemic took hold.
By Sam Dunklau