In A Fight Against Sweatshops, Connecticut Enacted Its First Minimum Wage Law

Tue, 03/04/2014 - 15:47It was called the "most 'radical' legislation placed on the Connecticut statute books in a good many years." Chapter 301 of the Acts of 1933, entitled "An Act Concerning a Minimum Wage for Women and Minors," was the first minimum wage law in Connecticut. As President Barack Obama's visit to Connecticut this week demonstrates, this is an issue that h...
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