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May 23, 2012 Poll Results

Should the minimum wage be raised to $8.50 from the current $7.25?

Yes, workers need a raise 70% 136 votes
No, it's unfair to businesses 29% 58 votes
Total: 194 Votes

Note: This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.


May 24, 2012
7:48 p.m.

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How about the pay for jury duty, $40 a day, be raised to the same as legislators, or their pay get dropped to the same as jurors?

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