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We applaud Senator Mark Leno's decision to introduce legislation (SB3) that aims to raise California's minimum wage to $11 an hour in 2016 and $13 in 2017. Six out of ten minimum wage workers are women. In this post, Jane Pak talks to a 63-year-old worker from Fairfield, Angela Grott.

In 2013-14 legislative year, the Women's Foundation of California co-sponsored a bill to raise the minimum wage to $13 an hour—SB 935 (Mark Leno). Jane Pak writes about the importance of this bill. Update: Soon after this post was published, the bill died in Assembly Committee on Labor and Employment.
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Sign our letter in support of SB 935 (Leno), a trailblazing bill that aims to gradually raise the minimum wage until it’s $13 per hour. Update: This bill died in the Assembly Committee on Labor and Employment on June 26, 2014.

This week, our policymakers made important decisions about three key bills, pushing two along and stopping one groundbreaking bill in its tracks.

In the photo: Sylvia Allegretto On March 6, 2014, we attended a thought-provoking conference put on by our friends at the California Budget Project. They are...

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