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minimum-wage.procon.org

Should the Minimum Wage Be Increased? ... and that raising the minimum wage at the federal level does not take into account regional cost-of-living variations ...

www.thebalance.com/pros-and-cons-of-raising-the-minimum-wage-2062521

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 ...

www.cnbc.com/2015/04/27/why-we-should-raise-the-minimum-wage-commentary.html

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, ...

www.pbs.org/newshour/making-sense/why-raising-the-minimum-wage-is-good-economics

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, ...

thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/labor/294355-why-we-must-raise-the-minimum-wage-for-millions-of-americans

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

money.cnn.com/infographic/pf/low-wage-worker

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

mitsloan.mit.edu/newsroom/articles/should-the-federal-government-raise-the-minimum-wage-to-15-dollars

Jul 14, 2016 ... Should the U.S. government increase the hourly minimum wage from $7.25 to $15? The issue is nuanced: Raising wages would boost ...

wallethub.com/blog/should-minimum-wage-be-raised/23681

Aug 10, 2016 ... The idea of increasing the federal minimum wage above the current $7.25 per hour has gained momentum in recent years, as 29 states and a ...

www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2017/01/04/5-facts-about-the-minimum-wage

Jan 4, 2017 ... While the idea of raising the minimum wage is broadly popular, efforts to do so ... No one should be making $7.25 an hour when the cost of the ...