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Interview with minimum wage worker as minimum wage debate captures the nation

By Skyler Sauer Staff Writer Minimum wage affects many individuals and communities, so, in an effort to explore such effects and to understand the experience of minimum wage workers, here is a summarization of an interview with Summit Denali junior Ella Chen. Chen explained her situation through the interview when asked how exactly the difference between the federal and local

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Minimum wage in Sunnyvale and the nation affects working class

By Skyler Sauer Staff Writer The minimum wage is a hotly debated topic nationally and one that affects the lives of citizens everywhere. Many decisions affecting minimum wage happen at many levels of government, each bringing new challenges to the table. According to Mercury News, Sunnyvale has been raising its minimum wage significantly from $11 per hour due to the

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