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Waging a debate over minimum wage


Supporters of raising the minimum wage thought they had a deal with the Pawlenty administration on a higher minimum wage, but Wednesday heard that the governor doesn't like the negotiated deal and could veto it.

The House-Senate conference committee report is due on the House and Senate floors soon.

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.