01/28/2019 the Newport Buzz reports: Sen. Leonidas P. Raptakis (D-Dist. 33, Coventry, West Greenwich, East Greenwich) will be reintroducing legislation that ties any future increase in the hourly minimum wage to the Consumer Price Index (CPI) of the Northeast Region. Senator Raptakis introduced the same bill (2018-S 2246) last session. Read and Link to: Details on tying minimum wage increases to CPI reintroduced by State Senator Leonidas P. Raptakis.
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