Sante Fe leads the way in US wage laws

Millions of American workers look forward to rise in minimum wage, a decade after New Mexican city put in place its own.

    For millions of workers in the US, the new year will see a rise in the minimum wage.

    A decade ago Santa Fe, in New Mexico, became one of the first cities in the US to put into place its own minimum wage.

    Al Jazeera's Andy Gallacher reports from Sante Fe.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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