Catherine Welch http://www.kunc.org en New Year Brings Minimum-Wage Hikes In 10 States http://www.kunc.org/post/new-year-brings-minimum-wage-hikes-10-states On Tuesday, the minimum wage in 10 states will increase by anywhere from a dime to 35 cents.<p>For all of the states but one, the pay hikes are part of automatic adjustments designed to keep up with the cost of living.<p>In Rhode Island, it took a state law to raise the minimum wage for the first time in five years.<p><strong>Rising Wages Vs. Tue, 01 Jan 2013 07:57:00 +0000 Catherine Welch 38291 at http://www.kunc.org New Year Brings Minimum-Wage Hikes In 10 States