Unite Here filed paperwork with the city of Sacramento  to begin gathering signatures for a proposal to raise the minimum wage for arena workers to $13.50 an hour on Jan. 1, 2017, and gradually increase the rate to $15 per hour on Jan. 1, 2019.
Unite Here filed paperwork with the city of Sacramento to begin gathering signatures for a proposal to raise the minimum wage for arena workers to $13.50 an hour on Jan. 1, 2017, and gradually increase the rate to $15 per hour on Jan. 1, 2019. Randall Benton Sacramento Bee file
Unite Here filed paperwork with the city of Sacramento to begin gathering signatures for a proposal to raise the minimum wage for arena workers to $13.50 an hour on Jan. 1, 2017, and gradually increase the rate to $15 per hour on Jan. 1, 2019. Randall Benton Sacramento Bee file
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Union seeks minimum wage hike for Sacramento Kings arena workers

October 15, 2015 11:21 AM

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