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Minimum Wage

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Minimum Wage

Minimum Wage

Minimum Wage

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NPR's Eric Westervelt reports on a controversy between business and labor in New Orleans. The debate centers around a measure that would raise minimum wage above the national level. Voters passed the measure in February, but business groups are now challenging it in court.