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Kentucky house speaker files minimum wage increase bill

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FRANKFORT, Ky -

Your check could grow if Kentucky House Speaker Greg Stumbo gets his way.

He filed a measure Wednesday to increase Kentucky's minimum wage for the first time in nearly seven years.

Under his proposal — House Bill 278 — the minimum wage would rise in three steps from the current $7.25 an hour to $10.10 by July 2018.

To see a copy of the bill, click here.

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