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2019-08-08 Economy
NYC Businesses Cut Staff, Raise Prices Due to $15 Minimum Wage
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Posted by Fred 2019-08-08 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [221 views ]  Top

#1 Command directed economy aka Soviet Central Planning (done by people who believe in the magic money tree, not Adam Smith). Hey, its not their money, why should they care if people lose jobs and business shut down, it's all about virtue!
Posted by Procopius2k 2019-08-08 07:24||   2019-08-08 07:24|| Front Page Top

#2 The True Minimum Wage is Zero, as in the employer sees no reason to hire you and pay anything for your labor. Something beyond the understanding of a democratic socialist presidential candidate.
Posted by magpie 2019-08-08 11:12||   2019-08-08 11:12|| Front Page Top

#3 ...well even slave owners had to cover their workers' food, clothes, and housing.
Posted by Procopius2k 2019-08-08 12:43||   2019-08-08 12:43|| Front Page Top

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