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Social Services To Be Negatively Impacted By Minimum Wage Increase

Increased the state’s minimum wage won’t just be a jobs killer for businesses, it will also negatively impact rehabilitation facilities that are funded through Medicaid dollars.

That’s according to an association that represents organizations that care for patients with developmental disabilities and mental illnesses. Illinois News Network has more:

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SB 12 is scheduled for a second reading in the Senate later this month.

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