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Charlie Crist (Right) & Gov. Rick Scott (Left) (Source: CBS4)

PolitiFact Florida: Fact-Checking Gubernatorial Candidates Claims On Minimum Wage

Election Day less than a week away, so CBS4 News has teamed up with PolitiFact Florida to fact-check the statements made by both major gubernatorial candidates.

10/29/2014

State Senator Dwight Bullard (FL-39th District) (Source: CBS4)

Miami Senator To Propose Raising Min. Wage Again

After the idea died during the 2014 legislative session, a state legislator from Miami has said he’ll try again to have the state’s minimum wage raised to $10.10 an hour.

10/16/2014

Gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist at a campaign stop in Tamarac on Oct. 8, 2014. (Source: CBS4)

VP Biden Joins Crist For South Florida Campaign Stops

Vice President Joe Biden will join former Governor Charlie Crist for campaign appearances Monday at Broward College’s Coconut Creek campus and a Boca Raton synagogue.

10/13/2014

Fla. Gov. Rick Scott, left, and former Fla. Gov. Charlie Crist. (Source:  by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

New Poll Reveals Florida Hispanic Voters Favor Crist

The fastest growing segment of the electorate has made its voice heard in the Florida governor’s race.

10/10/2014

Charlie Crist in South Florida 5/5/14. (Source: CBS4)

Crist Highlights Policies He’ll Approve If Elected

Raise the minimum wage and banning discrimination of gay and transgendered employees would be some of the first things Charlie Crist would do if he’s elected governor this November.

07/29/2014

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Minimum Wage Increase Has Broad Bipartisan Support In Florida

Not many political issues enjoy a broad base of bipartisan support, but one such issue in the state of Florida is raising the minimum wage.

CBS Miami–01/31/2014

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Poll Shows Floridians Support Minimum Wage Increase

Florida voters overwhelmingly support an increase in the state’s minimum wage, according to a Quinnipiac University poll that was released Thursday.

01/30/2014

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New Year Pay Increase For Minimum Wage Workers

Minimum wage workers have something to smile about in the New Year, a pay increase. The increase will benefit an estimated 416,000 low-wage workers in Florida, boosting their pay rate by 14 cents an hour.

CBS4–01/01/2014

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States Increase Minimum Wage For 2014

Minimum wage workers have something to be happy about for the New Year.

01/01/2014

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New Year Brings Late Holiday Gift, Increase In Minimum Wage

When the clock strikes midnight to ring in the new year, it will also ring in an increase for Florida and a dozen other states. On January 1st, 2014 Florida’s minimum wage will increase by 14 cents to $7.93 per hour, benefiting an estimated 416,000 low-wage workers in the state.

12/25/2013

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