27 States Will Raise Their Minimum Wage In January

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Millions of Americans will be getting a raise in the new year, thanks to minimum wage hikes in many states.

A total of 27 states are set to increase the minimum wage next year, with most taking effect on January 1st.

11 states will raise the minimum wage by more than $1: Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Illlinois, Maine, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, and Virginia.

And here in California, the minimum wage will be one of the highest in the nation at $15.50... But Washington D.C. has an even higher minimum wage of $16.10 -- and it's scheduled to go up again in July.

Check out this article on The Hill for more info.

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