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Business Owners Object To Minimum Wage Proposal

March 12, 2014

Sheryl Brown, owner of Wayne’s Snack Bar, is one of many local business people concerned that a minimum wage hike will have a trickle down affect. (Photo by Christopher Roy)

On Monday, Gov. Peter Shumlin encouraged legislators to increase the state’s minimum wage by 2017. Local business owners, however, say an increase would make it difficult for them to stay in business.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Thursday for the complete story.

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