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MARCUS YAM / The Seattle Times

Monday, October 14, 2013

Big boost in minimum wage: Would Prop. 1 pay off?

Jorge Sanchez, a dishwasher at the Hilton in Long Beach, Calif., shares a one-bedroom apartment with his wife and daughter. He advocated for the “living-wage” law and got a raise of $3.25 an hour but soon found himself working fewer hours.