No big deal. Some people will benefit from the min wage hike as they will make few bucks more per hour. But some other people will lose their min wage jobs. They will go from $7.25/hr to $0/hr.
Min wage hike is a form of wealth transfer from some poor people to other poor people.
But for vast majority of people this min wage hike will not affect them whatsoever, because they are not making anywhere near min wages. No big deal. View Comment
Minimum wages should be decided at state level, and Wash. DC should get rid of the minimum wage requirement. Let some states make mistakes and ruin their economy, while other states would benefit from it. View Comment
They learned from their leader: B. Hussein Obama. The guy now says that he will fix the income inequality problem, the problem he has made much much worse in the last 5 years. Yes, these local liberal politicians are placing themselves as the solution to a problem they created. What else could they do? View Comment