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Minimum wage bid advances

Aug 25, 2018 - The Detroit News

Delta Township - A proposal that would increase the state's minimum wage to $12 an hour by 2022 is headed to the November ballot, unless a court challenge filed Thursday ends the bid.

With little discussion, the Board of State Canvassers voted 3-0 Friday to certify the ballot initiative, a few days after the Court of Appeals ordered the board to "take any necessary measures" to certify the petition. Democratic canvasser Jeannette Bradshaw was absent from the meeting.

The certificatio...