• House Debates Bill To Cap Tipped Workers' Minimum Wage

    3 monthes ago - By CBS

    ST. PAUL, Minn. - Republican lawmakers pushed Monday to allow employers to pay their tipped workers lower wages by counting tips in their wages, amid concerns that a higher minimum wage in cities like Minneapolis is putting strain on restaurants and bars.
    The so-called tip credit is a familiar proposal in Minnesota, but the gradual increase of the minimum wage in Minneapolis to $15 hourly by 2022 - and a similar proposal in St. Paul - has increased the pressure at the Legislature.
    A House committee debated a measure Monday that would cap tipped workers' wages at the current rate of $9.65...
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  • House aims to cut tipped workers' minimum wage

    3 monthes ago - By The Seattle Times

    ST. PAUL, Minn. - Republican lawmakers are pushing to allow employers to pay their tipped workers lower wages by counting tips in their wages. The so-called tip credit is a familiar proposal in Minnesota. But the gradual increase of the minimum wage in Minneapolis to $15 hourly by 2022 has increased the pressure at...
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