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Wash. minimum wage jumps to $9.32 an hour in 2014

...hour, reflects a change in the consumer price index, according to the state...each year based on the federal consumer price index for urban wage earners and...wage based on inflation and the consumer price index, labor officials said...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-12-31/wash-minimum-wage-jumps-932-hour-2014
State
Alaska lawmakers agree on increasing per-student funding, but not on amount

...the district whole.The Democratic proposal, SB147, calls for a $404 increase in 2015 and it ties the BSA to the consumer price index, ensuring automatic rises to keep pace with inflation."We should be funding education first," said Sen...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-03-02/alaska-lawmakers-agree-increasing-stude
State | AK legislature
Democrats propose education funding increase

...95 would raise it to keep up with increases in the Consumer Price Index for the Anchorage metropolitan area since 2011...right now with a bill like this and tying it to the Consumer Price Index is that in an era of declining revenues, we're...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-01-30/democrats-propose-education-funding-inc
State
Airport parking rates increase $2

...Commercial users in attendance agreed. However they were vocally opposed to tying the increase to the Anchorage Consumer Price Index.Kent Craford of Alaska Sea Planes said he was most concerned by increases to the terminal lease fee and fuel...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-04-11/airport-parking-rates-increase-2
Local
Airport parking rates increase $2

...Commercial users in attendance agreed. However they were vocally opposed to tying the increase to the Anchorage Consumer Price Index.Kent Craford of Alaska Sea Planes said he was most concerned by increases to the terminal lease fee and fuel...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-04-10/airport-parking-rates-increase-2
Local
Anchorage Assembly says it's heard enough feedback on labor

...eliminate performance bonuses or raises based on longevity. And it would limit raises to the five-year average of the consumer price index.___Information from: KTUU-TV, http://www.ktuu.com

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-03-13/anchorage-assembly-says-its-heard-enoug
State
State Briefs

...Rules Committee Chairman Norm Rokeberg wants to repeal the requirement that Alaska's minimum wage rise with the consumer price index. The inflation-proofing requirement was part of a bill lawmakers approved last year that raised Alaska's...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032603/sta_briefs.shtml
News
Minimum wage proposals worthy of consideration

...automatic increases tied to the Consumer Price Index. Republican Rep. Pete...to link yearly increases to the Consumer Price Index is intriguing. Essentially...in linking minimum wages to the Consumer Price Index. Voters there passed a...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012201/Ope_Editorial.html
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...automatic increases tied to the Consumer Price Index. Republican Rep. Pete...to link yearly increases to the Consumer Price Index is intriguing. Essentially...in linking minimum wages to the Consumer Price Index. Voters there passed a...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012201/Ope_Editorial.shtml
Bill to make inflation a factor in school funds

...Bill 211 would require the state to increase the base student allocation annually to reflect changes in the Anchorage Consumer Price Index, or CPI. The bill would hike the annual allocation from $4,010 per student to $4,078 next year, or...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020602/sta_schoolfunds.shtml
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