minimum wage hikes
Raising the Minimum Wage Makes Economic Sense
When minimum wage is too low, it not only mires workers in poverty, it undermines the consumer demand at the heart of our economy.
Square-Off: Is Raising the Minimum Wage a Good Idea?
It may be a good idea, but for whom? Experts weigh in on the impacts a minimum wage increase could have on employment and the economy.
Government Should Bear the Minimum-Wage-Hike Burden
A wage subsidy could put additional money from taxpayers into each low-wage paycheck, while encouraging employers to create jobs not eliminate them.
The True Cost of a ‘Living Wage’
Whether a minimum wage hike will destroy jobs as opponents claim, or help to combat poverty as supporters argue, is a question of perspective.