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Wage bill affecting Wal-Mart dies in D.C.

Wal-Mart and other large retailers won't be required to pay their employees a "living wage" of at least $12.50 an hour in the District of Columbia.

Tuesday - 09/17/2013, 04:45pm EDT

Tags: living wage bill, D.C. Council

Protesters rally in Prince George's Co. against Walmart firings

Protesters from Landover and the District joined others in Prince George's County for a national demonstration against recent firings at Walmart.

Thursday - 09/05/2013, 08:22pm EDT

Tags: protest, Prince Georges County

D.C.'s 'living wage' bill still in limbo

A D.C. bill that sparked a national debate because it would require big retailers to pay workers a minimum of $12.50 an hour remains in the hands of the D.C. Council more than 40 days after lawmakers officially approved it.

Wednesday - 08/21/2013, 01:30pm EDT

Tags: D.C., living wage, Vince Gray, jobs, employment, Nick Iannelli

Va man accused of scamming store twice in 1 day

Tuesday - 08/20/2013, 09:00am EDT

Tags: Randolph Byrd, Scam

Gray: Living wage bill could slow D.C. development

D.C. Mayor Vince Gray won't say whether he will veto a bill that requires big-box stores to pay workers a minimum of $12.50 an hour.

Friday - 07/26/2013, 02:58pm EDT

Tags: Vince Gray, living wage, employment, big box stores, minimum wage, Colleen Kelleher

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Gray in a pickle with District big box store plans

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray has a dilemma. Should he sign the recently passed "living wage bill" which would raise the minimum wage to $12.50 an hour for employees of big box stores like Wal-Mart or veto the measure in order to keep big retailers interested in setting up shop in D.C.?

Saturday - 07/20/2013, 06:14am EDT

Tags: living wage bill, Mayor Vincent Gray,

Plans for new Hagerstown Wal-Mart move forward

Sunday - 07/14/2013, 06:50pm EDT

Tags: Hagerstown

Mayor has final say on Wal-Mart halting construction of 3 D.C. stores

The D.C. Council has passed a bill that would require large retailers like Wal-Mart to pay workers at least $12.50. The bill is now before the mayor.

Friday - 07/12/2013, 11:20pm EDT

Tags: D.C. Council, living wage bill, minimum wage,

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