September 16, 2014

ABQ Journal Poll: 68% of New Mexicans support raising minimum wage

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OLE New Mexico supporting a minimum wage for all workers

68% of New Mexicans support raising the state’s $7.50 minimum wage, according to a new poll published by the Albuquerque Journal.

Notably, a clear majority – 65% – support a minimum wage higher than that Governor Martinez said was right for New Mexico.  Martinez vetoed a $1 increase to $8.50 in 2013 saying minimum wage workers should get no more than a 30-cent per hour increase.

Read the full ABQ Journal story online here.

OLE New Mexico supporting a minimum wage for all workers

OLE New Mexico supporting a minimum wage for all workers