Oregon House Speaker Tina Kotek has waited until the last few weeks of the current legislative session to push one more progressive power bill toward the governor’s desk. A big boost to Oregon’s minimum wage.
Kotek wants to see the minimum wage his $13 an hour by 2018. But even she is wondering whether, in the face of new democratic work place laws already taking effect, it she waited too late.
The story is in the Oregonian. Click here.