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Hawaii Gets a New Minimum Wage for 2018

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Hawaii’s New Minimum Wage

On January 1st, Hawaii’s statewide minimum wage was raised to $10.10 per hour. Is that amount too high or not high enough? Our panel of local entrepreneurs and advocates makes the case for and against raising the minimum wage.

Panelists:

Tom Jones, President and Co-Owner of Gyotaku Restaurants

Randy Gonce,  Economic Justice Chair with Young Progressives Demanding Action Hawaii

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Catherine Cruz is the host of The Conversation. Originally from Guam, she spent more than 30 years at KITV, covering beats from government to education. Contact her at ccruz@hawaiipublicradio.org.
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