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In An Expansion Effort, Holly Poultry Will Hire 150 More Employees At Its Baltimore Plant

Holly Poultry, a Baltimore-based chicken processor, already employs approximately 250 workers and plans to add 150 more in the next few years. The demand for poultry is continuously growing, requiring the company to increase its volume of employees. Mike Fine … Continue reading

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Baltimore City Is One Step Closer To A $15 Minimum Wage

On Monday, Baltimore City Council passed a bill that would increase minimum wage to $15 hour by 2022 on an 11-3 vote. Mayor Catherine Pugh’s finance department warnings about how such an increase could end up costing taxpayers $115 million … Continue reading

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Baltimore City’s Minimum Wage Could Increase To $15 By 2022

In July, Maryland’s minimum wage is set to increase to $9.25, with another increase set to follow in July of 2018, which would increase the minimum wage to $10.10. Many low-wage workers argue that the rate, with the increase is … Continue reading

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$15-An-Hour Minimum Wage Approved By Montgomery County Council

The Montgomery County Council voted 5-to-4 in favor of increasing minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2020. However, it is unclear whether Isiah Leggett, Montgomery County Executive, will allow the measure to become law. Leggett made a statement last … Continue reading

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