Schauer proposes increase in minimum wage

7:01 pm
Mon November 18, 2013

Schauer proposes increase in minimum wage

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Democratic candidate for governor says his proposal would effect 1-million workers in Michigan
Detroit Michigan Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer said Monday hell propose raising the states minimum wage from $7.40 an hour to $9.25 an hour, if elected. As Michigans next governor, one of my top priorities will be to raise the minimum wage, said Schauer, the former congressman who unveiled his proposal at a media conference outside the Avalon International Breads store in Midtown.