Disadvantages to Raising Minimum Wage
The minimum wage is the least that a worker can be paid per hour, although exceptions are made for some workers such as waiters, who also get tips. There is an ongoing debate about whether raising the minimum wage is good for individual workers and for...
Nov 9, 2016 ... Raising the minimum wage would increase economic activity and spur job
growth. The Economic Policy Institute stated that a minimum wage ...
Myth: Raising the minimum wage will only benefit teens. Not true: The typical
minimum wage worker is not a high school student earning weekend pocket
Provides news, quick facts, resources, and campaigns to raise the minimum
wage at the state and federal levels. From the National Employment Law Project.
Jan 4, 2017 ... While the idea of raising the minimum wage is broadly popular, efforts to do so at
the national level have stalled. We gathered key facts looking ...
Evidence of job losses have been found since the earliest imposition of the
minimum wage. • The first 25-cent minimum wage in 1938 resulted in significant
Jul 29, 2016 ... Things seem to be going pretty well since Seattle bumped the hourly minimum
wage for large businesses up to $11 last year, from the ...
Jul 31, 2015 ... VideoThere continues to be a great deal of debate over the economic impact of
the federal minimum wage. Does it serve as a drag because it ...
Jul 26, 2016 ... Prominent Members of Congress have proposed raising the minimum wage to
$15 per hour, more than doubling the federal minimum wage.
Dec 27, 2016 ... Fight for $15, here leading a demonstration in San Diego on Nov. 29, has helped
propel many of the minimum wage measures.