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Yankton County Democrats Rally for Higher Wages

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Yankton County Democrats Rally for Higher Wages

The Yankton County Democratic party held a petition signing rally Thursday night, as part of the statewide push to put a minimum wage hike on next year’s ballot.

County Chairman Jay Williams says that wage has not been raised in years…

 

Williams says he thinks once on the ballot, the issue will be approved by state voters……

 

Williams says he thinks there is broad support to raise the wage………

 

Supporters of the petition drive need to turn in just over sixteen thousand signatures to the Secretary of State’s office by early next month.

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