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Hobby Lobby Raising Wages for All Employees

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The Oklahoma City based craft store Hobby Lobby says it's increasing its wages for full-time and part-time employees.

It announced Monday it's changing the bottom level pay to $14 an hour for full time employees.  Part-time workers will get $9.50 an hour.   That's an extra dollar for full time, and $.50 more for part-time workers.

More than 17,700 workers will get raises.  The company has more than 500 stores in 45 states, including 20 stores in Oklahoma.

The Associated Press contributed to this article.

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