employment http://kvpr.org en Minimum Wage Deal at California Capitol http://kvpr.org/post/minimum-wage-deal-california-capitol <p class="p1">It looks like California’s minimum wage will go up next year for the first time since 2008.&nbsp; Ben Adler reports from Sacramento on the deal announced today by Governor Jerry Brown and Democratic legislative leaders.</p><p class="p3">Under the deal, California’s $8-an-hour minimum wage would rise to $9 in July of next year, and then to $10 in January of 2016.&nbsp; That’s a faster pace than the original bill that’s been moving through the legislature this year.&nbsp; But it does not include automatic adjustments for inflation, as was previously proposed.</p> Thu, 12 Sep 2013 01:24:24 +0000 Ben Adler - Capital Public Radio 21434 at http://kvpr.org Minimum Wage Deal at California Capitol