earned income tax credit http://wrvo.org en Senate Democrats press minimum wage hike http://wrvo.org/post/senate-democrats-press-minimum-wage-hike <p>Democrats in the <strong><a href="http://www.nysenate.gov/">State Senate</a></strong> held a forum promoting a hike in the state&rsquo;s minimum wage, while a conservative group says there&rsquo;s already a government program in place that <span>&nbsp;</span>boosts the earnings of low wage workers well above the current minimum standard.</p><p> Thu, 19 Apr 2012 14:21:24 +0000 Karen DeWitt 17852 at http://wrvo.org