Possible New York State Budget Deal Includes Minimum Wage HikeA possible deal on the New York state budget includes a minimum wage hike as well as $1 billion in middle-class income tax relief, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday.
No Deal On Cuomo's Minimum Wage Hike Plan As Key Budget Deadline NearsWith a key budget deadline looming just days away, New York state Gov. Andrew Cuomo said there's still no deal with lawmakers on his proposal to gradually raise the state's minimum wage to $15.
Siena Poll Shows Strong Support For Raising Minimum Wage To $15 In New YorkSupport for raising the minimum wage was highest among voters in the New York City area, Democrats and female voters, according to the survey.
Gov. Cuomo: Raising State Minimum Wage Could Spur EconomyCuomo said $8.75 an hour is just not enough in New York.
Small Business Group Warns N.J. Minimum Wage Hike 'Not A Positive Thing'As of Jan. 1, 2014, workers making minimum wage will earn $8.25 an hour, $1 more than they do currently.
New Jersey Voters Approve State Minimum Wage HikeNew Jersey residents on Tuesday approved raising the state's minimum wage by $1, to $8.25 an hour, as well as to provide for automatic cost-of-living increases as 10 other states already do.