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Guest Editorial: The End of the Eight Hour Day

Op-ed by Barry Hermanson
BeyondChron, Feb 27 2006
On February 10th, the California Restaurant Association filed an initiative with the California Attorney General's office. They want to raise the minimum wage to $7.75. This has to be a first, a business group filing an initiative to increase the minimum wage. How can an industry that has always bitterly opposed raising the minimum wage, introduce legislation to increase it? Answer: they see the writing on the wall. Industry leaders have recently been quoted as saying an increase is inevitable.
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