Assemblyman Luis Alejo, D-Watsonville, right, talks with Assemblyman Tom Ammiano, D-San Francisco, after his minimum wage measure was approved by the Assembly in Sacramento, Calif., Thursday, May 30,

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Assemblyman Luis Alejo, D-Watsonville, right, talks with Assemblyman Tom Ammiano, D-San Francisco, after his minimum wage measure was approved by the Assembly in Sacramento, Calif., Thursday, May 30, 2013. If approved by the Senate and signed by the governor, Alejo's bill, AB10, would increase the state's minimum hourly wage to $8.25 next year from the current $8.00. It would rise to $9.25 by 2016 and would be adjusted for inflation in following years.(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli) less 

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