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Missouri minimum wage is now up to $9.45, on the way to $12 by 2023

Missouri minimum wage is now up to $9.45, on the way to $12 by 2023

January 16, 2020

By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com Minimum wage workers in Missouri got an 85-cent raise as of Jan. 1 after the minimum wage increased from $8.60 an hour to $9.45 an hour. The increase in the minimum wage is part of the annual scheduled raises under Proposition B, whi...

UPDATED: Election results for South County

UPDATED: Election results for South County

November 6, 2018

It took until nearly midnight, but the final results are in for St. Louis County and the state. Check back all night for the latest vote totals. Attorney General Josh Hawley defeated incumbent U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Kirkwood, and U.S. Rep. Ann Wagner scored a victory over challenger Cort VanOstran. Current...

The Call makes endorsements on Missouri constitutional amendments, propositions

The Call makes endorsements on Missouri constitutional amendments, propositions

November 2, 2018

Editorial by the Call The Call makes the following endorsements of statewide constitutional amendments and propositions for the election Tuesday, Nov. 6. To see the Call's endorsements for state legislative races and Crestwood mayor, click here. Statewide amendments Amendment 1  — Clean Missouri We've seen arguments back and forth for months about...

Minimum wage would ‘raise up’ to $12 an hour if voters approve hike

Minimum wage would ‘raise up’ to $12 an hour if voters approve hike

October 18, 2018

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com with Stephanie Sandoval, Columbia Missourian At the end of an expensive and contentious Democratic primary contest, St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger said in his Aug. 7 victory speech that with their battles against each other behi...

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