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The Massachusetts minimum wage increased to $12 effective January 2nd - TODAY! Our friends at MassBudget have created a fantastic info graphic highlighting how 662K MA workers will benefit from the min wage increase to $12 in January 2019. TY to MassBudget! Please click on links in eblast below.
Benefits Cliff with Min wage?
A number of folks have reached out to MLRI asking if an increase in household wages will trigger loss of SNAP benefits and/or free school meal status. NO! Here's what you need to know:
- The Farm Bill is DONE without major cuts to SNAP - VICTORY!