Sunday, November 11, 2012
Minimum-wage rise may be held hostage to legislative raises
By John A. Figliozzi/For The Sunday Gazette
Now that the 2012 elections are over, several post-election rituals are about to ensue. One of these is the “lame-duck” session of the New York State Legislature, so-called because it will be conducted by the retiring membership of the 2011-12 Assembly and Senate....