Some New Yorkers aren't happy that $15 minimum wage has increased food prices
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Some New Yorkers are displeased with one of the more predictable outcomes of a $15 minimum wage—restaurants all over the city are raising their prices, according to the New York Post.

The city's minimum wage went up to $15 from $13 or $13.50 at the beginning of 2019, boosting the paychecks for numerous lower-wage workers.

Those who rely on restaurants regularly for their daily lunches, however, aren't as happy.

"It's obnoxious—kind of a slap in the face," Starbucks patron Edward Beck told the...


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