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VIDEO: How Minnesota Raised the Minimum Wage

August 04, 2014 By Briana Johnson, Video Production Specialist

We've seen great progress this year. Governor Mark Dayton signed the state minimum wage increase into law which will now be reflected in the paychecks of thousands of hard-working Minnesotans. The fight for a wage increase, the first in 9 years, was long and hard and took a community working together. Minnesota 2020 joined the Raise the Wage Minnesota Coalition in 2013 and documented the journey.

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