Comments for: Pay Maine workers the wages they deserve

Posted April 28, 2013, at 12:21 p.m.

The Maine Legislature has been debating starkly different measures that will impact Maine’s economy and our middle class. One would give a needed boost to the minimum wage, while the other would have undercut wages by stifling collective bargaining. Throughout American history, minimum-wage increases and collective bargaining have helped grow …

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