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he %HESITATION budget is designed to stimulate the economy and raise the minimum wage a major victory for labor rights activists as New York became the second stayed behind a bill into law rating the minimum wage to fifteen Bucks an hour family environmental problems the provision part of the state budget deal I am Thursday coming just hours after California passed a similar measure , food workers to join , thanks for fifteen and effort to get minimum wage employees involved in the push for higher pay , the New York budget deal doesn't mean immediate returns for those flipping burgers everywhere in the state large New York City players have three years to raise wages from the current minimum of nine Bucks a legally mandated fifteen , visitors with ten or fewer employees have four years to get fifteen , the NYT suburb of Westchester Long Island had six years to push through the increase and elsewhere in the state employers have five years to get the twelve Bucks and fifty cents with further increases pending a review of the Rangers , presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is campaigning and raising the federal minimum wage to fifteen Bucks an hour what he called a living wage