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March 26, 2016 9:16 PM

Deal struck to raise California minimum wage to $15

Governor, lawmakers and labor unions reach agreement on gradual increase, sources say

Deal would raise minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2022, with an additional year for small businesses

Move expected to keep the issue off the November ballot

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