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Connie West, a Cherokee County Department of Human Services social worker with more than 20 years’ experience, and her colleagues, are caught between increased case loads and lower budgets as state government continues to come up short of funds. Photo by Betty Ridge

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What to you think of a state Legislature proposal to forbid cities from raising the minimum wage? Choose the closest to your opinion.

The federal government should set the minimum wage across the board.
States should be allowed to raise their minimum wages, but not cities.
Both states and cities should be allowed to raise their minimum wages.
Cities should be allowed to raise their mimum wages, but not states.
There should be no minimum wage at all.
Undecided.
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