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Minimum wage referendum campaign kicks off in Midcoast with office opening

Less than a week after receiving approval from the Secretary of State to begin signature collection, Midcoast volunteers from Mainers for Fair Wages kicked off a regional signature collection drive

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MacArthur ‘genius’ fellow, Time 100 award-winner to speak in Maine

Ai-Jen Poo, head of the National Domestic Workers Alliance and co-director of Caring Across Generations will speak in South Portland on Thursday evening as part of the Maine People’s Alliance’s

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These Maine Representatives stood up for raising the minimum wage

In case you were wondering who to thank, here are the Representatives who spoke in favor of increasing the minimum wage to $9.50 by 2018 on the House floor yesterday.

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Minimum wage referendum signature collection begins in Portland

As the sign on top of the Time and Temperature building flashed “FAIR WAGE,” volunteers from Mainers for Fair Wages on Thursday kicked off Portland-area signature collection to place a

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Vital work that pays poverty wages: Maine home care workers speak out

They do some of the most important work in Maine, including helping elderly Mainers live independently in their own homes in the oldest state in the nation. Despite their important