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...
Minimum Wage Mythbusters Myth: Raising the minimum wage will only benefit
teens. Not true: The typical minimum wage worker is not a high school student ...
Nov 14, 2015 ... But raising the minimum wage to $15 per hour is not the way to get wages up in
this country. In fact, it would cause perhaps as many as a ...
Provides news, quick facts, resources, and campaigns to raise the minimum
wage at the state and federal levels. From the National Employment Law Project.
The argument was that ending slavery would bankrupt America. But the issue of paying people enough to live on is about ethics, not just economics."
I just don't see any moral, ethical, or economic reason why it must be done on the back of small business. More »
“Of course, nothing helps families make ends meet like higher wages…and to
everyone in this Congress who still refuses to raise the minimum wage, I say this:
Dec 15, 2015 ... In July, New York state moved to raise the minimum wage for fast-food workers to
$15 an hour in New York City by the end of 2018 and in 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 ...
Millions of Americans are working for totally inadequate wages. We must ensure
that no full-time worker lives in poverty. The current federal minimum wage is ...
Nov 10, 2015 ... The next step -- the battle to raise the federal minimum wage -- could prove more
challenging. The debate has stalled on Capitol Hill, with ...