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Feb 10, 2017 ... Should the Minimum Wage Be Increased? ... or become upwardly mobile; and that raising the minimum wage at the federal level does not take ...


Mar 22, 2016 ... "Raising the minimum wage right now is more important than ever. Minimum wage increases stimulate the economy by increasing consumer ...


Dec 29, 2016 ... Whether or not the federal minimum wage should be raised again — and if so, to what hourly rate — is the topic of considerable debate and ...


Apr 27, 2015 ... The city of Seattle, Washington, illustrates why the minimum wage could be raised to as much as $15 an hour. That's what Seattle did recently, ...


Sep 5, 2016 ... Congress raised the minimum wage in 2007, when Democrats controlled Congress, and ... We should raise the minimum wage again in 2016.


Jul 14, 2016 ... As the federal minimum wage is added to the Democratic Party platform, three MIT Sloan experts discuss the implications.


Two economists lay out their arguments for why pay should or should not be raised for low-wage workers.


Aug 10, 2016 ... In fact, it should be raised and then indexed so that its value doesn't erode over time. Workers earning the federal minimum wage - currently ...


Dec 15, 2015 ... The Economist estimates that the minimum wage should be about $12 an hour in the U.S based on our GDP. That makes a lot of sense, ...


Feb 29, 2016 ... Raising the minimum wage is one issue on which Republicans and Democrats ought to agree; it helps workers far higher up the wage scale.