So, Mr. McGuinty has promised to keep his original promise. It was reported that a weekend filled with anti-poverty activism and pressure from low-income workers are what triggered the clarification.
Cheers to $10.25/hour in March 2010.
I'll try not to get too ahead of myself...but this is fantastic news. I feel like applauding. Not to mention my extreme happiness that minimum wage is increasing tomorrow to $9.50.
I'll still have to be a hermit for a while longer, though. I worked hard for my $8.75 and I plan on working a lot harder for that extra 75 cents.
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