The White House Doesn't Like These Particular Facts Staff
Posted: Feb 20, 2014 11:39 AM
A funny thing is happening to President Obama in his pursuit of redistributive economic policies: Facts are getting in the way.
The facts in this case are being pronounced by the Congressional Budget Office (CBO), a nonpartisan federal agency that crunches numbers for the government, which concluded that raising the federal minimum wage would actually reduce employment.