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Elizabeth Warren: Why Isn’t the Minimum Wage Triple What it is Today?

Greg3105 Wrote: Mar 20, 2013 4:35 PM
OK, so you raise the Minimum Wage to $20.00 and hour, and the price of hamburgers goes up. And I will choose to just make my hamburger at home. And the hamburger store goes out of business. You can't force anyone to pay the high price, at least not yet, in America.

There is no doubt in my mind that liberal Democrats want nothing more than to see the working poor succeed and prosper. They believe in social justice, of course, and wholeheartedly agree that with a little help from government, poor people can magically escape a life of poverty and dependence. However, the policies they invariably propose almost always have the exact opposite effect they intend them to have. Enter Elizabeth Warren’s latest mind-numbing recommendation for raising the standard of living in the United States (via NRO):

In a hearing of the Senate Committee...