Article Photos: Minimum wage issue pits franchisees against cities 1/3

In this Monday, June 23, 2014 photo, Chuck Stempler, owner of an AlphaGraphics printing and marketing franchise, poses for a photo next to a wall that tracks current jobs for customers at his business, in Seattle. Stempler, who is a plaintiff in a federal lawsuit seeking to overturn a Seattle law that will raise the city's minimum wage to $15 from the current $9.32, says he will have to cut jobs to afford the higher wage. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)