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Who's In Favor of Raising the
Minimum Wage?

The national minimum wage is currently $7.25, but since President Obama proposed raising it to $10.10 last year, the debate has been at the forefront of national news. Some local and state governments have proposed figures as high as $15.00 per hour. PayScale asked a small sampling of our users what they thought of raising the minimum wage that high. See what our audience thought and how opinions differed by demographics like gender, income, education level, job type and location.

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