City of Raleigh Workers May Get 2% Cost-of-Living Increase in Pay

Not following the traditional budget cycle, Raleigh may give all city employees a 2% cost-of-living adjustment in the next month to help address rising inflation. On Tuesday, the Labor Department said the consumer price index jumped 8.5% in March from a year earlier, the sharpest annual increase since 1981, The Associated Press reported.

Author: Mike Jackson