Study Claims Minimum Wage Increase Cost Americans 1.4 Million US Jobs

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Dec 11, 2014 10:44 AM

Hikes in the minimum wage have other effects besides just giving low-income workers a raise. Important new research suggests that minimum wage increases in the late 2000s resulted in the loss of some 1.4 million American jobs and hurt unskilled workers most of all.