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
Across the country, there is overwhelming momentum in favor of raising wages
for our nation's lowest-wage workers. Twenty-nine states and the District of ...
Apr 1, 2016 ... A move by two of the nation's most populous states to gradually raise their
minimum wage to record levels is rekindling debate over the impact ...
“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:
Provides news, quick facts, resources, and campaigns to raise the minimum
wage at the state and federal levels. From the National Employment Law Project.
Apr 26, 2016 ... Critics of a $15 min. wage say that it will increase prices & put companies out of
business. Only one problem...
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 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 ...
3 days ago ... A former McDonald's chief executive has warned that raising the minimum wage
will spur unemployment as companies will instead employ ...
May 4, 2016 ... Rick Santorum is the only GOP presidential candidate who backed raising the
minimum wage. Ben Carson briefly signaled openness before ...