Debate begins early over raising Portland’s minimum wage to $18
By: Edward D. Murphy – June 22, 2022 6:39 PM – Pressherald
Voters will likely be asked in November if they want to increase the city’s minimum wage, which at $13 an hour is already above the statewide minimum and on its way to $15 in 2024.
Depending on whom you ask, raising Portland’s minimum wage to $18 an hour would either be an extreme measure or a reflection of labor market reality. (Read More)