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from The Huffington Post

Ikea's Minimum Wage Hike Was So Successful, It's Raising Wages Again

Republikkkan Fascists are Against Minimum Wage... know that it Improves the Economy + Reduces the Tax Burden on the Rest of Us. Republikkkans are against it...b/c it impacts the massive profits of the Republikkkan's Corporate Overlords who give Millions in Campaign Funding to keep those same Paid Puppet Republikkkans in office.

1, the people who are upset at the idea of fast food workers making $15 hr are not looking at this right. The minimum wage should be $15 hr and people who have gone to college to get a degree should be making $26. It's time we get mad at the right people and stop fighting each other.

from Business Insider

A report that analyzed every minimum-wage hike since 1938 should put a bunch of nonsense ideas to rest

The results were clear. Of the nearly two dozen federal minimum-wage hikes since 1938, total year-over-year employment actually increased 68% of the time. In those industries most affected by the minimum wage, employment increases were even more common: 73% of the time in the retail sector, 82% in low-wage leisure and hospitality. When workers have more money, businesses have more customers and hire more workers. That is the virtuous cycle that has always described the way market economies…


VOTE OUT GOP!!! Was Republican until about 6 years ago. Now Independent. The Grand Old Party isn't grand any more. Intransigent, uncooperative, bull-headed and in the way... the USA will do fine without them. They could have cooperated, thought, been reasonable but NO! For the good of the country toss them OUT!