There are 1 comment on the The SouthtownStar story from Feb 11, 2011, titled State.... In it, The SouthtownStar reports that:

Illinois Sen. Kimberly Lightford AP PHOTO Senate Democrats proposed raising the state's minimum wage Thursday in a bid that eventually would boost pay for the working poor to about $10 an hour.

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Jennetta Robinson

Palatine, IL

#1 Feb 11, 2011
My taxes just went up. I can hardly pay my current employees. Now you want me to pay them more? I guess I could raise prices to accommodate the increase but that might put me out of business. Oh well, I guess we can all go on unemployment.

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