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Hillary Clinton Expresses Support for Higher Minimum Wage

The Democratic presidential candidate doesn't get specific as she addresses a union gathering by phone.
Democratic presidential hopeful and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton hosts a small business forum with members of the business and lending communities at Bike Tech bicycle shop on May 19, 2015 in Cedar Falls, Iowa.

Democratic presidential hopeful and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton hosts a small business forum with members of the business and lending communities at Bike Tech bicycle shop on May 19, 2015 in Cedar Falls, Iowa.

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Hillary Clinton wants to see a boost in the minimum wage, and said as much over the weekend as she heaped praise on a group of fast-food workers who support a $15 hourly rate.

What she didn’t say: Whether she supports raising the minimum wage to $15 from the current $7.25.