Category Archives: Poverty

Who in Maine benefits from a $10.10 Minimum Wage?

A report recently released by Oxfam America¬†shows that 112,000 workers in Maine, 20.2% of workers, would benefit from an increase in the minimum wage to $10.10–the Democrats’ proposed minimum wage hike which has stirred up debate about the impacts such as raise would have on employment. The U.S. average for total workers benefiting from a […]