DC Council fails to override mayoral veto of 'living wage' bill affecting Wal-Mart, others

  • by: BEN NUCKOLS , Associated Press
  • Updated: September 17, 2013 - 4:50 PM

WASHINGTON — An effort to require Wal-Mart and other large retailers to pay their employees a "living wage" of at least $12.50 an hour met its end Tuesday when the D.C. Council failed to override Mayor Vincent Gray's veto.

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