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Minn. Senate leader: minimum wage hike unlikely

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ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The state Senate majority leader says a proposed increase in the state minimum wage is not likely to happen this session because Democrats in the House and Senate can't agree how much to raise it.

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Sen. Tom Bakk (BAHK') says Thursday there are not enough votes among Senate Democrats to pass the $9.50 minimum wage sought by House Democrats.

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