Illinois Senate Approves $15 Hourly Minimum Wage
SPRINGFIELD, IL — The Illinois Senate approved a bill Wednesday night that would raise the state’s minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2022. The bill, which was approved by the House of Representatives Tuesday, has to face its final hurdle: getting signed by Gov. Bruce Rauner.
The Senate approved SB 81 by a 30-23 vote and the House passed it with a 61 to 53 vote.
The question remains whether or not Bruce Rauner will be on board with the minimum wage hike.
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