01/20/2015 07:09 am ET Updated Jan 20, 2015

Governor Calls For Major Minimum Wage Hike

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On Sunday, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) unveiled several new proposals, including a call to raise the minimum wage to $11.50 an hour in the city and $10.50 an hour for workers in the rest of the state.

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