Jackson County judge rules that a proposal to raise minimum wage in KC cannot go on November ballot
Reported from Fox4 by: Matt Stewart
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A Jackson County judge just ruled that a proposal to raise the minimum wage in Kansas City cannot go on the November ballot.
Last week state lawmakers agreed that cities cannot raise their minimum wage above the state’s rate of $7.65 an hour.
Even though petitioners had enough signatures to put the issue on the ballot for a public vote, the judge ruled that doing so would be a waste of time and money.
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