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California’s minimum wage increase: raising hopes or doubts

by Julianna McDowell, Staff Columnist

April 20, 2016

Filed under Opinion

It is the year 2022. After working my minimum wage paying job in San Diego for 30 hours this week, I receive my paycheck: somewhere around $350 to $400 after taxes. This paycheck will go towards a an array of things: the rent fo...