TITLE

Senate Approves $1 Wage Hike Over Next Year

PUB. DATE
May 2000
SOURCE
Human Events;05/12/2000, Vol. 56 Issue 17, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the United States Senate passed an amendment to the Budget Resolution sponsored by Senator Ted Kennedy on minimum wage increases up to 2001. Terms under the proposed amendment passed by Senator Don Nickles; Difference between Nickles' amendment with that of Kennedy.
ACCESSION #
3078332

 

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