Prop J: Minimum Wage Increase

Put on the Ballot by Legislature

76.8% YES
23.2% NO

Summary

Shall the City gradually increase the minimum wage to $15 per hour by July 1, 2018, with further increases based on inflation?

What Your Vote Means

A YES Means If you vote "yes," you want the City to gradually increase the minimum wage to $15 per hour by July 1, 2018, with increases based on inflation after that.
A NO Means If you vote "no," you do not want the City to increase the minimum wage.

Arguments

PRO By increasing the minimum wage, we can take an important step to support the workers and their families that make San Francisco run.
CON The rising cost of living will only escalate with the increase in minimum wage. To be able to make a fair profit businesses will need to increase the cost to the consumer also those who are earning $15.00 now will expect a raise.
Prop I
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