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Can America “Minimum Wage” Itself To Prosperity?

bigwheel4482 Wrote: Apr 14, 2013 9:26 AM
listen to yourself. minumum wage workers didnt propell mcdonalds. the fast food concept at a low price propelled mcdees. higher min wage leads to less jobs and higher prices. i worked at a 7-11 yrs ago and when the min wage went up we raised the price of the stuff in the store. if you want to earn more money go to school, learn a trade or start your own business

What happens when the U.S. Secretary of Labor visits a church in Charlotte? If an incident earlier this month is any indication, faulty political promises and destructive economic policies continue to spread.

It took place on April 3rd. Acting U.S. Labor Secretary Seth Harris made an appearance at a Baptist Church in North Carolina’s largest city, along with Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx. He was visiting to promote President Obama’s proposal of elevating the federal minimum wage requirement from the current $7.25 to $9.00 an hour.

Harris and Foxx gathered in a large room within a Baptist church building. They sat...