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

Uber Dave Wrote: Mar 20, 2013 11:19 AM
Liberalism 101 Lesson 102: It is a vulgar inequity to accuse Liberal/Progressive/Socialists of imbibing in various chemical substances just because we advocate their legalization. It is not so much that our apparently insane policy ideas germinate in the fertile ground of a drug soaked mind (which indeed they do) but that they are indispensable for keeping the peasant class lulled into complacency. Plus, when consumed by the already feeble minded, illicit drugs help to create even more useful idiots whom we can recruit to help implement our goals.

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...