Businesses seek study of minimum wage hike

Rhode Island again is considering an increase in the minimum wage to stay competitive with surrounding states, including Massachusetts. Among New England states, only Connecticut and New Hampshire have a lower hourly wage floor than Rhode Island, though local business leaders say they are still trying to absorb recent increases. If the General Assembly approves…

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