Raise Minimum Wage http://wuky.org en Ky. House Approves Minimum Wage Increase http://wuky.org/post/ky-house-approves-minimum-wage-increase <p>Following hours of testy debate, the Kentucky House of Representatives pressed ahead with a minimum wage increase bill Thursday.&nbsp; Thu, 06 Feb 2014 23:18:06 +0000 Josh James 44254 at http://wuky.org Ky. House Approves Minimum Wage Increase Minimum Wage Increase Moves To The Ky. House http://wuky.org/post/minimum-wage-increase-moves-ky-house <p>House Speaker Greg Stumbo says the General Assembly can’t afford to wait for the federal government to act on the minimum wage. Thu, 30 Jan 2014 21:29:02 +0000 Josh James 43918 at http://wuky.org Minimum Wage Increase Moves To The Ky. House Stumbo Makes Predictions On Minimum Wage, Limiting Executive Powers, And Child Care Assistance http://wuky.org/post/stumbo-makes-predictions-minimum-wage-limiting-executive-powers-and-child-care-assistance <p>Kentucky Speaker of the House Greg Stumbo offered some predictions for the 2014 regular session in Frankfort Tuesday. Tue, 07 Jan 2014 23:21:20 +0000 Josh James 42892 at http://wuky.org Stumbo Makes Predictions On Minimum Wage, Limiting Executive Powers, And Child Care Assistance Ky. House Democrats To Press For Minimum Wage Increase http://wuky.org/post/ky-house-democrats-press-minimum-wage-increase <p>Kentucky House Democrats plan to kick off the 2014 regular legislative session with a push to raise the minimum wage. Fri, 03 Jan 2014 19:05:48 +0000 Josh James 42720 at http://wuky.org Ky. House Democrats To Press For Minimum Wage Increase Grimes Repeats Call For Higher Minimum Wage http://wuky.org/post/grimes-repeats-call-higher-minimum-wage <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 15px;">FRANKFORT, Ky. — Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes is again pushing the idea of raising the minimum wage in order to grow the middle class.</span></p><p></p><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 15px;">Grimes, a candidate for U.S. Senate in Kentucky, distributed a news release on Tuesday touting what she believes would be the positive effects of increasing the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour.</span></p> Wed, 04 Sep 2013 13:39:39 +0000 Associated Press 37030 at http://wuky.org Grimes Repeats Call For Higher Minimum Wage