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South Dakota Legislature Rebuffs Voter Approved Minimum Wage Law

Should the work performed by a teenager be considered less valuable than the work done by an adult?

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House Committee Set to Take up Youth Minimum Wage Measure

A state House committee is expected to take up a proposal to exempt youth from the minimum wage hike to $8.50 that voters approved in November.

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South Dakota Senate Has Green-Lit Lower Minimum Wage for Minors

South Dakota could have a new lower minimum wage for minors if a new bill is passed.

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South Dakota Panel Approves Measure to Allow Minimum Wage to Decrease

A state House Committee has approved a proposal that would allow South Dakota's minimum wage to decrease in the event of negative inflation.

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Political Whispers: Duagaard Not in Favor of Repeal of Minimum Wage Measure This Session

Is the Republican S.D. Legislature & newly re-elected Gov. Dennis Daugaard planning to repeal the increase in the minimum wage or its cost of living increase?

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Progressives Want South Dakotans to Get on the Minimum Wage Bus

SIOUX FALLS -- Union members, college students and Weiland for U.S. Senate supporters joined a bus touring the nation in support of fairness to America's and South Dakota’s middle class.

Americans United for Change’s bus stopped briefly Thursday morning at the Labor Temple with its “Put the Middle Class First” tour

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Four Weeks And One Day Until Election Day, Nov. 4th

Viewpoint University, 1140 KSOO, will discuss several important election subjects in the four weeks and one day leading to the Nov. 4th election.

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Study: Minimum Wage Hike Would Help 34K South Dakota Workers

A study says about 34,000 South Dakota workers would be in line for pay raises if voters approve an increase in the minimum wage.

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NBP/NPN POLL: South Dakotans Support Minimum Wage Hike, Likely to Vote GOP in Legislative Races

South Dakotans support an initiated measure that would the state raise minimum wage, according to a new poll released by Nielson Brothers Polling and Northern Plains News.

The poll also asked voters if they were going to vote for the Republican or Democrat in this state legislative district—with the Republicans winning, but by less than 6 percent

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STUDY: Variations in Purchasing Power of Minimum Wage Across the Dakotas

(NPN) -- Question: Where in the Dakotas is the real minimum wage less than the legal minimum wage of $7.25 per hour?

Answer: Minot and Pierre.

Question: And where in the Dakotas is the real minimum wage more than the legal minimum wage?

Answer: Fargo and Sioux Falls

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